Poonam Singh

The second week of May has an array of great selections of movies and web series to choose from. From Sonakshi Sinha’s OTT debut ‘Dahaad’ to the second season of period drama ‘Taj: Reign Of Revenge’, this week has many interesting titles. With so many releases, you must be confused. 

So, we have listed the best movies and series streaming this week on various OTT platforms. Check below:


Dahaad marks the digital debut of Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha in this crime thriller drama which follows the story of a sub-inspector, Anjali Bhaati (played by Sonakshi) who along with her colleagues tries to solve a gruesome murder case, with unsuspecting criminal on the loose. The eight-episode series directed by Reema Kagti and Ruchika Oberoi also stars Vijay Verma, Gulshan Devaiah and Sohum Shah in pivotal roles.

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video

Release Date: May 12

Vikram Vedha

After a successful run at the box office, Hrithik Roshan’s Vikram Vedha will be premiering this week digitally. The movie tells the tale of a notorious mobster named Vedha (Hrithik Roshan) and a police officer named Vikram (Saif Ali Khan) who is determined to bring him to justice. Vikram begins to doubt his own morals as the two men play cat and mouse, and the distinction between right and wrong becomes hazier.

Where to watch: Jio Cinema

Release Date: May 12

Taj - Reign of Revenge

After the successful season 1, the periodic series Taj: Divided by Blood is back with another season which will begin 15 years after the end of the first season. The new season focuses on Salim (Aashim Gulati)’s journey from being the exiled enemy of the Mughal Empire to seeking blood and revenge in an attempt to become the next emperor.

Where to watch: ZEE5

Release Date: May 12

The Mother

A military-trained assassin comes out of hiding to protect the daughter she never met from ruthless criminals gunning for revenge. The movie stars Jennifer Lopez, alongside Joseph Fiennes, Omari Hardwick and Gael García Bernal.

Where to watch: Netflix

Release Date: May 12

The Muppets Mayhem

The Electric Mayhem Band, the old-fashioned Muppets band, takes on the current music world in their attempt to finally go platinum. The official synopsis reads “Dr. Teeth on vocals and keyboards, Animal on drums, Floyd Pepper on vocals and bass, Janice on vocals and lead guitar, Zoot on saxophone and Lips on trumpet — on an epic, music-filled journey to record their first-ever studio album. With the help of a driven young music executive, Nora, the old-school Muppet band comes face to face with the current-day music scene as they try to finally record their first studio album. Executive Producers are Michael Bostick, Kris Eber, David Lightbody, and Leigh Slaughter.”

Where to watch: Disney+Hotstar

Release Date: May 10

Royalteen: Princess Margrethe

In the wake of her prom scandal, Princess Margrethe longs for normalcy as she struggles to maintain her perfect facade while dealing with family drama.

Where to watch: Netflix

Release Date: May 11

Black Knight

In a dystopian future devastated by air pollution, the survival of humanity depends on a group of deliverymen known as the Black Knights who navigate the wastelands using unconventional means. This K-drama stars Kim Woo-bin, Song Seung-heon, and Kang You-seok in lead roles. The show is based on Lee Yoon-Kyun's webcomic, Taekbaegisa.

Where to watch: Netflix

Release Date: May 12