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Top OTT Releases This Weekend: Must-See Shows on Netflix, Jio Cinema, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ Hotstar

This weekend, a variety of new releases are hitting the OTT platforms, offering viewers a range of entertainment options to choose from. From drama series to horror comedies and suspense thrillers, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

On Disney+ Hotstar, the drama series “Showtime” starring Emraan Hashmi and Mahima Makwana is making waves as it delves into the intricacies of the Bollywood film industry. The story follows film producer Raghu Khanna as he navigates the challenges of his family legacy and the competitive nature of the industry. Produced by Karan Johar’s Dharmatic Entertainment, “Showtime” promises an insider’s look into the glamour and drama of Bollywood.

For those looking for a mix of comedy and horror, Zee5 has released “Kakuda” directed by Aditya Sarpotdar. The film is set in the fictional village of Rathodi where a spirit haunts the residents, leading to a series of eerie events. Starring Riteish Deshmukh, Sonakshi Sinha, and Saqib Saleem, “Kakuda” follows the story of Sunny who is cursed to die unless his wife and a ghost hunter can find a way to break the spell. With Sarpotdar’s track record of successful films, “Kakuda” is definitely one to watch for fans of the genre.

On Jio Cinema, Riteish Deshmukh is making his OTT debut with the drama series “Pill” set in the pharmaceutical industry. This series offers a unique perspective on the inner workings of the pharma world and promises to be a compelling watch for viewers interested in exploring this industry.

Meanwhile, Apple TV+ is introducing “Sunny,” a series that follows the story of a robot assigned to a grieving American expat in Japan. Starring Rashida Jones and Hidestoshi Nishijima, the series combines elements of love, grief, and mystery as the robot holds clues to the expat’s past. “Sunny” offers a blend of dark comedy and mystery that is sure to captivate audiences.

With a diverse range of genres and stories to choose from, this weekend’s OTT releases provide ample opportunities for viewers to immerse themselves in captivating narratives and engaging performances. Whether you’re a fan of drama, comedy, or suspense, there is something for everyone to enjoy on the streaming platforms. Stay tuned for more updates as the weekend unfolds.