Amazon Prime Video is upping their game and making sure that the Indian subscribers get a great lineup of projects in 2022. The team revealed their 2022 release slate with 40 original and returning titles all set to premiere on their streaming platform. From Mirzapur 3 to Modern Love Mumbai and Chennai chapters, the list looks quite promising. 

The titles were announced at an event organized by Amazon Prime Video are in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu languages. Most of the upcoming concent will also feature new talent, both in front of and behind the camera. The streamer is also licensing deals with leading production houses including Ajay Devgn FFilms, Dharma Productions, Excel Entertainment and Yash Raj Films in the next 24 months.

The above mentioned event was hosted by Karan Johar, Abhishek Bachchan and Sumukhi Suresh. Along with the casts of the projects lineup, the event wals also attended by Jennifer Salke (head of Amazon Studios), Kelly Day (VP of international, Amazon Prime Video), James Farrell (head of local originals, Amazon Studios), Gaurav Gandhi (country head, Amazon Prime Video India), Aparna Purohit (head, India originals) and Sushant Sreeram (director India SVOD.)

Gandhi stated: “In the last five years, we have built a strong slate of locally-produced content across languages, super-serving the diverse entertainment needs of Indian customers. With increased access and distribution, we have helped these great stories travel far and wide in India, and around the world. We have played a key role in helping expand the linguistic palette of Indian customers, thereby, increasing the audience base for creators and talent.”

Let’s take a look at all the titles well get to see

Scripted Original Series

Adhura (Hindi)

Directors: Gauravv Chawla and Ananya Banerjee

Cast: Ishwak Singh, Rasika Dugal

Bambai Meri Jaan (Hindi)

Director: Shujaat Saudagar

Cast: Kay Kay Menon, Kritika Kamra, Avinash Tiwary, Amyra Dastur

Call Me Bae (Hindi)

Crash Course (Hindi)

Director: Vijay Maurya

Cast: Annu Kapoor, Bhanu Uday, Udit Arora, Pranay Pachauri, Siddharth Kak, Chirag Vohra, Gaurav Sharma, Bidita Bag

Dahaad (Hindi)

Directors: Reema Kagti and Ruchika Oberoi

Cast: Sonakshi Sinha, Vijay Verma, Gulshan Devaiah, Sohum Shah

Dhootha (Telugu)

Director: Vikram K Kumar

Cast: Naga Chaitanya, Parvathy Thiruvothu, Priya Bhavani Shankar, Prachi Desai, Tharun Bhascker Dhaassyam

Farzi (Hindi)

Directors: Raj & DK

Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Vijay Sethupathi, Raashi Khanna, Kay Kay Menon, Regina Cassandra, Zakir Hussain, Bhuvan Arora, Amol Palekar, Kubbra Sait

Gulkanda Tales (Hindi)

Director: Rahi Anil Barve

Cast: Kunal Khemu, Pankaj Tripathi, Patralekha

Happy Family Conditions Apply (Hindi)

Directors: Aatish Kapadia, Jamnadas Majethia (JD)

Cast: Raj Babbar, Ratna Pathak Shah, Atul Kulkarni, Ayesha Jhulka

Hush Hush (Hindi)

Directors: Tanuja Chandra, Ashish Pandey, Kopal Naithani

Cast: Juhi Chawla, Ayesha Jhulka, Soha Ali Khan, Karishma Tanna, Shahana Goswami, Kritika Kamra

Indian Police Force (Hindi)

Directors: Rohit Shetty and Sushwanth Prakash

Cast: Sidharth Malhotra, Shilpa Shetty, Vivek Oberoi, Isha Talwar

Jee Karda (Hindi)

Director: Arunima Sharma

Cast: Tamannaah, Suhail Nayyar, Aashim Gulati, Anya Singh, Hussain Dalal, Samvedna Suwalka, Sayan Banerjee

Jubilee (Hindi)

Director: Vikramaditya Motwane

Cast: Prosenjit Chatterjee, Aditi Rao Hyadri, Aparshakti Khurana, Wamiqa Gabi

Modern Love Chennai (Tamil)

Directors: Bharathi Raja, Balaji Sakthivel, Raju Murugan, Krishnakumar Ramakumar, Akshay Sundher

Cast: Kishore, Ramya Nambeesan, Ashok Selvan, Ritu Varma, Vijayalakshmi, TJ Banu, Gouri Reddy, Samyuktha Vishwanathan, Vasudevan Murali, Chu Khoy Sheng, Sanjula S

Modern Love Hyderabad

Directors: Nagesh Kukunoor, Venkatesh Maha, Uday Gurrala, Devika Bahudanam

Cast: Aadhi Pinisetty, Nithya Menen, Ritu Varma, Suhasini Maniratnam, Revathy, Naresh, Malavika Nair, Abijeet Duddala, Naresh Agastya, Komalee Prasad, Ulka Gupta

Modern Love Mumbai (Hindi)

Directors: Shonali Bose, Hansal Mehta, Vishal Bhardwaj, Alankrita Shrivastava, Dhruv Sehgal, Nupur Asthana

Cast: Fatima Sana Shaikh, Tanuja, Pratik Gandhi, Ranveer Brar, Naseeruddin Shah, Meiyang Chang, Yeo Yann Yann, Ritvik Bhowmik, Masaba Gupta, Sarika, Danesh Rizvi, Ahsaas Channa, Arshad Warsi, Chitrangda Singh

P.I. Meena (Hindi)

Director: Debaloy Bhattacharya

Cast: Tanya Maniktala, Jisshu Sengupta, Vinay Pathak, Parambrata Chattopadhyay, Samir Soni

Shehar – Lakhot (Hindi)

Director: Navdeep Singh

Cast: Priyanshu Painyuli, Shruthy Menon, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Kubbra Sait, Manu Rishi Chadha and Kashyap Sanghari

Suzhal – The Vortex (Tamil)

Directors: Bramma, Anucharan. M

Cast: Aishwarya Rajesh, Kathir, R. Parthiban, Sriya Reddy

Sweet Kaaram Coffee (Tamil)

Directors: Bejoy Nambiar, Krishna Marimuthu, Swathi Raghuraaman

Cast: Lakshmi, Madhoo, Santhy Balachandran

The Village (Tamil)

Director: Milind Rau

Cast: Arya, Divya Pillai, Aazhiya, Aadukalam Naren, Thalaivasal Vijay, Muthukumar, Kalai Raani, George M, John Kokken, Arjun Chidambaram, Pooja, Jayaprakash, P.N. Sunny

Vadhandhi: The Fable of Velonie (Tamil)

Director: Andrew Louis

Cast: S.J. Suryah, Laila, M. Nasser, Sanjana

Unscripted Original Series

This is AP Dhillon

India Love Project (Hindi)

Cinema… Marte Dum Tak (Hindi)

Cast: J Neelam, Kishan Shah, Dilip Gulati, Vinod Talwar

Dancing on The Grave (Hindi)

Director: Patrick Graham

Returning Series

Breathe: Into The Shadows (Hindi)

Director: Mayank Sharma

Cast: Abhishek Bachchan, Amit Sadh, Nithya Menen, Naveen Kasturia, Saiyami Kher

Comicstaan (Hindi)

Director: Angshuman Ghosh

Cast: Sumukhi Suresh, Kenny Sebastian, Zakir Khan, Neeti Palta, Abish Matthew & Kusha Kapila

Four More Shots Please! (Hindi)

Director: Joyeeta Patpatia

Cast: Sayani Gupta, Bani J, Kirti Kulhari, Maanvi Gagroo, Prateik Babbar, Jim Sarbh, Rajeev Siddhartha, Lisa Ray, Simone Singh, Rohan Mehra, Shilpa Shukla and Sushant Singh

Made in Heaven (Hindi)

Directors: Zoya Akhtar, Nitya Mehra, Alankrita Shrivastava, Neeraj Ghaywan

Cast: Arjun Mathur, Sobhita Dhulipala, Jim Sarbh, Shashank Arora, Kalki Koechlin, Shivani Raghuvanshi

Mirzapur (Hindi)

Directors: Gurmmeet Singh and Anand Iyer

Cast: Pankaj Tripathi, Ali Fazal, Shweta Tripathi Sharma, Rasika Dugal, Vijay Verma, Harshita Gaur, Anjum Sharma, Priyanshu Painyuli, Sheeba Chadha, Rajesh Tailang

Mumbai Diaries (Hindi)

Director: Nikkhil Advani

Cast: Konkana Sen Sharma, Mohit Raina, Natasha Bhardwaj, Satyajit Dubey, Mrunmayee Deshpande and Prakash Belawadi

Paatal Lok (Hindi)

The Family Man (Hindi)

Panchayat (Hindi)

Director: Deepak Kumar Mishra

Cast: Jitendra Kumar, Raghubir Yadav, Neena Gupta, Chandan Roy, Faisal Malik and Sanvikaa

Amazon Original Movies

Ammu (Telugu)

Director: Charukesh Sekar

Cast: Aishwarya Lekshmi, Naveen Chandra, Bobby Simha

Aye Watan…Mere Watan (Hindi)

Director: Kannan Iyer

Maja Maa (Hindi)

Director: Anand Tiwari

Cast: Madhuri Dixit Nene, Gajraj Rao, Ritwik Bhowmik, Barkha Singh, Srishti Shrivastava, Sheeba Chaddha, Rajit Kapur and Simone Singh

Special Collaboration

Tiku Weds Sheru (Hindi)

Director: Sai Kabir

Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Avneet Kaur

Co-Productions

Neeyat (Hindi)

Director: Anu Menon

Cast: Vidya Balan, Ram Kapoor, Rahul Bose, Mita Vasishth, Neeraj Kabi, Shahana Goswami, Amrita Puri, Dipannita Sharma, Shashank Arora, Prajakta Koli, Danish Razvi

Ram Setu (Hindi)

Director: Abhishek Sharma

Cast: Akshay Kumar, Jacqueline Fernandes, Nushrratt Bharuccha, Satyadev Kancharana

Licensing Associations

Ajay Devgn FFilms

Upcoming films include Runway 34, Thank God, Drishyam 2 and Bhola.

Dharma Productions

Upcoming films include Jug Jug Jeeyo, Govinda Naam Mera and Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani.

Excel Entertainment

Upcoming films include Phone Bhoot, Yudra, Fukrey 3, Jee Le Zara and Kho Gaye Hain Hum Kahan.

Yash Raj Films

Upcoming films include Jayeshbhai Jordaar, Prithviraj, Shamshera, Tiger 3 and Pathan.

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