The Idol OTT Release Date: Lily-Rose Depp, The Weeknd Starrer Series Now Streaming on JioCinema

The Idol, a show based on the big American dram, a rags to riches story, The Idol, is now being streamed on JIo Cinema.

  • Jio Cinema is now streaming HBO’s original show The Idol
  • Lili-Rose Depp, and Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye play the leads in the show
  • The show is already leaked on various sites

Jio Cinema has now launched The Idol Season 1 on its platform. HBO Max is another place where viewers can watch this series, where it was launched a day before, i.e., on 4th June.

The show has total six episodes and all are released simultaneously. But these days piracy has hit hard Jio Cinema it seems. Similar to Asur Season 2, the complete web series The Idol has already been leaked and is available for download on torrent websites like Filmywap, Dailymotion, Telegram, Tamilrockers, TvShowRulz, 123mkv, and Khatrimaza.

When and Where to Watch The Idol Season 1

Jio Cinema has announced that it is now streaming the HBO show The Idol on its platform. Viewers need to have a subscription to the streaming platform to watch the series from the comfort of their homes.

Movie/Show Name OTT Platform Release Date Language
The Idol Jio Cinema June 5 English

Official trailer and Plot

Jocelyn (Lili-Rose Depp) is determined to reclaim her title as America’s greatest and sexiest pop diva after a nervous breakdown destroys her most recent tour. Tedros (Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye), a nightclub manager with a troubled history, reignites her obsession. The story revolves around their romance and the dark secrets of the night manager’s life.


Troye Sivan, Lily-Rose Depp, Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye, Dan Levy, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Eli Roth, Hari Nef, Jane Adams, Jennie Ruby Jane, Mike Dean, Moses Sumney, Rachel Sennott, Ramsey, Suzanna Son, and Hank Azaria are among the cast members. The show is directed by Sam Levinson, and Amy Seimetz and produced by Harrison Kreiss, Sam Levinson, and Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye. The story is written by Reza Fahim and other producers of the show. Cinematography is handled by Arseni Khachaturan and Marcell Rév.


The whole season has been uploaded by many piracy sites, which has lowered its viewership from the official broadcasters. IMDb has given the show a rating of 4.8 out of 10 to the show. So, tune in to watch the new original series, and do tell us what you feel about the story.