The Full Monty OTT Release Date: Disney+ Hotstar to Premiere the Series on June 16

The Full Monty, a 1997 blockbuster movie is coming back on Disney+ Hotstar, but with a leap of 25 years. Read on to know more deets about the show.

  • Disney+ Hotstar to release The Full Monty on June 16
  • Robert Carlyle, Mark Addy, and Lesley Sharp play the leads in the show
  • The series will be of eight episodes


The Full Monty, a 1997 blockbuster is returning to the small screen. The original 1997 film was nominated for three Oscars and received one. Additionally, the film was nominated for and won a BAFTA Award. The movie was also nominated for many other awards. With all of the original cast from the enduring movie returning for the new series, The Full Monty is receiving a fresh TV relaunch on Disney Plus. The popular movie, which came out in 1997, was about a group of jobless guys in Sheffield who created a striptease show to raise money.

The same people who created the BAFTA-winning original film have also produced an original series for Disney+. The eight-episode Sheffield-based series, which takes place 25 years after the first blockbuster movie, will follow the same group of brothers as they traverse Sheffield’s post-industrial landscape and the society’s failing healthcare, educational, and job sectors.

When and Where to Watch The Full Monty

Disney+ Hotstar has announced through a motion poster on its Twitter handle that it will be streaming the series The Full Monty on its platform from June 14 and viewers will need to upgrade their subscription to watch the entertainer on their tv screens.

Movie/Show Name OTT Platform Release Date Language
The Full Monty Disney+Hotstar June 16 English


Official Trailer and Plot

What happened to the brothers after they put their kit back on will also be revealed in the comedy-drama, which will also explore their happier, sillier, and more desperate periods. It will also demonstrate how these working-class heroes’ ferociously humorous culture, which still exists in Sheffield, has evolved over time.  The 90-second trailer introduces Talitha Wing (Alex Rider), who will portray Destiny Schofield, Gaz’s adolescent daughter, and showcases the entire returning ensemble cast of the show.

Along with co-writer Alice Nutter (Accused) and original film screenwriter Simon Beaufoy, executive producer Uberto Pasolini (Nowhere Special) also returns for the show. Producing the series is Simon Lewis. Director of Scripted, Lee Mason, is the executive producer of the series for Disney+. Searchlight Television and FX created the original television series. Robert Carlyle as Gaz, Mark Addy as Dave, Lesley Sharp as Jean, Hugo Speer as Guy, Paul Barber as Horse, Steve Huison as Lomper, Wim Snape as Nathan, and Tom Wilkinson as Gerald are among the main cast members who are reprising their fan-favourite roles.


The movie The Full Monty was a blockbuster of its time and was awarded many prestigious awards like Oscar and BAFTA. The movie got a rating of 7.2 on the scale of 10. The makers of the show want to recreate that magic once again with this show. We just have to wait and watch for the response of the audience to this series. Watch out this space for more such updates.