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Prime Original series Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan is so REAL, it doesn’t feel like television!

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Tom Clancy’s work has always resonated with fans because of the depth of his novels and his ability to take readers on a journey to a world that feels extremely authentic. His most famous character Jack Ryan, who serves as a full time CIA analyst and an intermittent field officer has now been adapted into a new Prime Original series of the same name, starring John Krasinski.

Jack Ryan’s story is not just entertaining but it also delves into a lot about political and religious conflicts around the world. The story focusses on the unsung heroes who work at lower levels, who go to work every day and try to protect their country. In the Prime Original rendition of Jack Ryan’s tale, he starts as a CIA analyst, handling files. In the process, he comes across a terror organization which unearths a whole new challenge in front of him and the upper echelons of the US government. Read more

ZEE5 presents ‘AranyaDeb’ A ZEE5 Bengali Original

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ZEE5, India’s largest and most comprehensive digital entertainment platform for language content announced the launch of AranyaDeb, its first Bengali Original premiering on 10th August. Directed by Debasish Sen Sharma with a stellar star cast in lead roles – actor Jisshu Senguptaand radio presenter Mir Afsar Ali, the movie represents two diasporas of modern times. The narrative moves through four different timelines: early 80’s, mid 90’s, present day and 20 years later. It traces the journey of two friends and their pursuit to find the real superhero within them and around.

Aranya (Jisshu Sengupta), is laidback and considers himself a superhero. Deb (Mir Afsar Ali), on the other hand, is a superhero in all aspects – education, career, family. Aranya and Deb get separated at the age of 14 and find their destiny to meet when they are 40. Something magical happens on that day which changes the course of their lives forever. Read more

Zee5 Original launched the trailer of another show, Lockdown and we cannot be more excited!

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Lockdown is a music reality show where Bollywood artists and digital sensations are locked down to create music videos within 24 hours. Bollywood artists Badshah, Kailash Kher, Raftaar, Sachin-Jigar collaborate with digital sensations like Jonita Gandhi, Shirley Setia, T Bridge to create epic music videos. Read more

ZEE5 launches Marathi original web series ‘Liftman’

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ZEE5, India’s largest and most comprehensive digital entertainment platform for language content today released Liftman, its Marathi situational comedy web series from their Originals collection. With Bhalchandra (Bhau) Kadam of Chala Hawa Yeu Dya fame in the titular role, the series that launched today promises a laugh-riot delivered in unique Bhau style.

Shot almost entirely in the lift, the series introduces a range of different personalities who encounter Bhau and his quirky sense of humour on their ‘journey’ up and down. To add to that, can you imagine a situation where the lift breaks down and you are stuck inside with him? With Bhau’s comic timing, expect a roaringly hilarious time. Read more

Hungama’s next original show titled ‘Hankaar’

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Supporting characters have always found a special place in the hearts of movie-goers in India. One such memorable character was the valiantSenapatiGora Singh from Padmaavat. The characterwas one of the talking points of the film and came to be recognized as a symbolof the Rajputana pride,as he fought with honor till his last breath. The actor playing Gora Singh, Ujjwal Chopra,received accolades for his performance. Having played mostly positive roles, Ujjwal is now gearing up to play the primary antagonist, a dreaded underworld mafia called ‘Z’,inHungama’s next original show titled ‘Hankaar’. Read more

S Durga actress, Rajshri Despande will be seen opposite Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the Netflix Indian Original Series, Sacred Games

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Rajshri Deshpande

The Angry Indian Goddesses and S Durga actress, Rajshri Deshpande will be seen opposite Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the Netflix Indian Original series, Sacred Games, directed by Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane.

Rajshri, who is thrilled to be a part of the Netflix Orginal series shared her experience of working with director Anurag Kashyap,  “He actually makes you see the character through his eyes, he knows each actor’s strength and knows exactly what to do in order to get the best out of his actors. I am very confident when he is behind the camera, I feel I can be the best actor in the world. He gives me that kind of confidence and opportunity, which an actor seeks in his director” she says. Read more

A Zee5 Original web series, The Story Trailer Promo OUT Now!

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The makers of ‘The Story’ starring Mallika Sherawat have released the official trailer promo of the show.

ZEE5 premieres Babbar Ka Tabbar – an Original Series

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Close on the heels of the successful launch of Zero KMS, ZEE5 – India’s largest and most comprehensive digital entertainment platform for multilingual entertainment, today released yet another unmissable series, a light humoured family watch – Babbar Ka Tabbar.

Babbar Ka Tabbar reflects the times that we live in and addresses the generation gap between today’s youth and their parents in a quirky way.Watch out for the ultimate generation battle that’s the story of every household in the country! The series showcases a Punjabi family, the Babbars and their daily life struggles while trying to maintain sanity. Their saviour is their tenant Jamia played by Anshuman Jha, who becomes the sutradhaar between the parents and the kids. Jamia, because of his affinity to every member becomes almost a ‘part of the family’, providing solutions to everyday issues in the lives of the Babbars. Read more

Sony Music releases Akasa’s electric new & original single ‘Thug Ranjha’

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Composed and written by Bollywood’s quirky writer Vayu

Features actor Paresh Pahuja in a cameo along with debonair model /actor Shasvat Seth

Akasa, who has been in the new for her pop single, today along with her label Sony Music released her original pop single ‘Thug Ranjha’.

Akasa, “Collaborating with such a talented team at Sony Music made it extremely fun to work on a song from the scratch. I could have not done it without them. I can’t wait to know the audience response, fingers crossed!” Read more

Special servings await you on Table No. 5! A ZEE5 Original

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ZEE5, India’s largest and most comprehensive digital entertainment platform for language content, recently launched Table No 5. Interestingly, the quirky series that revolves (literally!) around a table at a restaurant has been one of the most popular series on the platform.

Written by OMG – Oh My God fame Bhavesh Mandalia, Table No 5 is a thriller that takes you down a different storyline in each episode and boasts of versatile actors such as Swanand Kirkire, Namit Das and Pitobash Tripathy.

Table No 5 – the protagonist of the series – is witness to six seemingly harmless conversations over the episodes. The unexpected characters, their bizarre situations and their inexplicable endings – these are sure to leave you baffled at the end of each series.

Watch the Promo here:

Swanand Kirkire opines “This is a one of a kind concept and I have completely enjoyed playing a grey character. The evolved audience enjoys the bizarre, and that is exactly what Table No 5 offers.” Read more