OTT platforms in India like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Voot, Disney+Hotstar, Sony Liv have become the primary source of entertainment for the audience in India. And these platforms keep the users engaged with a hoard of content that is provided each week.
This week we have a couple of big releases for people to enjoy that includes the very successful film Gangubai Kathiawadi along with the final part of the popular show Ozark. Like each week we are here with details about the shows and films to watch on OTT platforms. Here we have a list of the top five things to watch on OTT platforms for this weekend.
|Name||OTT Platform||Release Date|
|Gangubai Kathiawadi||Netflix||April 26|
|Silverton Siege||Netflix||April 27|
|The Mystery of Marilyn Monroe: The Unheard Tapes||Netflix||April 27|
|Never Kiss Your Best Friend 2||Zee5||April 29|
|Ozark Season 4 Part 2||Netflix||April 29|
Gangubai Kathiawadi (Netflix – April 26)
This is definitely the biggest release this week, and Netflix released this right in the middle of the week. Alia Bhatt as Gangubai the titular role in Gangubai Kathiawadi headlines as a sex worker who rises up to be a a political representative of the Kamathipura red light district. The film traces the historic incidents around Gangubai’s life and the hardships she faced.
The film was extremely successful despite hitting the theaters right after they opened up after the pandemic. This film showcases the sheer star power and acting prowess that Alia Bhatt has garnered in the present Bollywood industry.
Silverton Siege (Netflix – April 27)
With Thabo Rametsi, Arnold Vosloo, and Noxolo Dlamini in the leading roles, Silver Siege follows the thee leading characters in a chase sequence that happens following a Gas Depot Sabotage Mission. The thee anti-apartheid freedom fighters from South Africa have to follow this up by holding a bank hostage. Quite the thrilling turn of events.
The Mystery of Marilyn Monroe: The Unheard Tapes (Netflix – April 27)
Marilyn Monroe has been an enigmatic character when she was alive and in death she has inspired so many different forms of media after her. This documentary looks into the mystery surrounding her death back in 1962.
The makers used unseen before footage and never heard before interview tapes of people from the inner circle of Monroe’s life. This apparently also attempts to address many conspiracy theories about her death.
Never Kiss Your Best Friend 2 (Zee5 – April 29)
This dramedy show with Sarah Jane Dias and Karan Wahi in the leading roles follows the life of two close friends who get into a relationship and have recently become co-workers. This brings about a lot of complications and they decide to date other people, but their chemistry never really dies down. What happens next is what the new season of this show is about.
Ozark Season 4 Part 2 (Netflix – April 29)
The long running and extremely successful gangster show on Netflix, Ozark, starring Jason Bateman, Laura Linney, and Julia Garner is finally coming to a close with Season 4 Part 2. The final season of the show will see the Byrde family trying to balance things between the Mexican Drug Cartel and the FBI.
While Marty has been trying to handle things closer home, Wendy’s political aspirations has her going far and wide. Ruth on the other hand is out for Javi’s life for killing her brother Wyatt. This is the climactic ending to the enigmatic show.
Other Shows and Films Coming this Week
|Other Shows/Film Coming this Week||OTT Platform||Release Date|
|365 Days – This Day||Netflix||April 27|
|Undone Season 2||Amazon Prime||April 29|
|Mishan Impossible||Netflix||April 29|