Poonam Singh

The streaming platforms are all set to make this New Year filled with romance, thrill, and action with their slate of new films and web series. They have already started the year with a bang. 

While Amazon Prime Video is releasing Katrina Kaif’s Phone Bhoot, Sony LIV is bringing the second season of its popular reality show, Shark Tank.

Netflix has many releases like Mumbai Mafia: Police Vs The Underworld, Woman of the Dead. 

Similarly, ZEE5 has planned some friendship goals for you with Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher and Boman Irani starrer Uunchai.

Phone Bhoot

Directed by ‘Mirzapur’ fame Gurmmeet Singh ‘Phone Bhoot’, the film follows a ghost, played by Katrina Kaif, who reaches out to two budding ghosthunters with a start-up idea. It is followed by a fun ghostbusting journey. The film also stars Siddhant Chaturvedi and Ishaan Khattar in the lead roles.

Release Date: January 2, 2023-01-02

Where to watch: Amazon Prime Video 

Shark Tank Season 2

After a massive success with season 1, the business-based reality shows Shark Tank India is all set to return with its second season. Popular entrepreneurs Namita Thapar (EmCure), Peyush Bansal (Lenskart), Vineeta Singh (Sugar), Aman Gupta (boAt), and Anupam Mittal (Shaadi.com) will return on the shark seat. 

Release Date: January 2, 2023

Where to watch: SonyLIV 

Mumbai Mafia: Police Vs The Underworld

In 1990s Mumbai, a crime boss and his network wield unchecked power over the city- until of “encounter cops,” who brazenly kill their targets.

Release Date: January 6, 2023

Where to watch: Netflix

Woman of the Dead

When a suspicious car crash tears a women’s life apart, her quest for revenge ensnares her in a conspiracy reaching the highest levels of her small town.

Release Date: January 5, 2023

Where to watch: Netflix 

Star Wars Band Batch Season 2

"The Bad Batch," one of the most beloved and underappreciated of Disney+'s upcoming "Star Wars" is back with its rambunctious team with modified mercenaries landing.

The official synopsis reads, “When the new season opens, months have passed since the events on Kamino, and the Bad Batch continues their journey navigating the Empire after the fall of the Republic. They will cross paths with friends and foes, both new and familiar, as they take on a variety of thrilling mercenary missions that will take them to unexpected and dangerous new places.”

Release Date: January 4, 2023

Where to watch: Netflix 

Taaza Khabar

Taaza Khabar is a gritty comedy-drama series set in South Mumbai. It is seen from the perspective of a shauchalaya worker, Vasant Gawde, aka Vasya, whose mundane and poverty-stricken life turns upside down when a simple dua from a good deed gives him superpowers. Along with his tight-knit squad of friends, he uses his newfound superpower to master his own destiny until karma beckons again. Taaza Khabar is the digital debut of YouTube sensation Bhuvan Bam. The series also stars Shriya Pilgaonkar, Mahesh Manjrekar, JD Chakravarthy, Deven Bhojani, Shilpa Shukla, Prathmesh Parab, and Nitya Mathur. 

Release Date: January 6, 2023

Where to watch: Disney+Hotstar 


Uunchai tracks the journey of three aged friends (Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, and Boman Irani), who decide to embark on a trek to the Everest base camp to fulfill the wish of their late friend Bhupen (Danny Denzongpa). How their trek turns out to be a personal, emotional, and spiritual experience as they battle their physical limitations and discover freedom forms the story of the film. The film helmed by Sooraj Barjatya and produced by Rajshri Production. The movie also stars Neena Gupta, Sarika, and Parineeti Chopra.

Release Date: January 6, 2023

Where to watch: ZEE5