ZEE5 Leads The OTT Game By Releasing Fresh Content Even During The Lockdown

Bamfaad, Ghoomketu, Chintu Ka Birthday and many other ZEE5 Originals have been ranked in the top 3 slots of most entertaining visual content.

Latest Releases On ZEE5

As the Unlock 2.0 falls into place and the entertainment unlocks with it, fans will soon be able to watch fresh episodes of ongoing shows! The films have also kickstarted the shoots and entertainment will be in abundance. But the new age of OTT is trending as the theatres, multiplexes, and other common public places remain shut for a long while due to safety precautions, OTT is providing a one-stop entertainment, and ZEE5 is one of the leading platforms with numerous new films and interesting Originals on board! During the lockdown, ZEE5 led the OTT fan base by outperforming all others! ZEE5 Originals and movies have also been ranked in the top three slots of most entertaining visual content, take a look at some of these movies and shows.

1. Ghoomketu

Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s comedy-drama with a tinge of reality touched many hearts. The film won the High Five With ZEE5 Most Watched Film award. It is the story of a struggling writer who aspires to make it big in Bollywood. He follows a ‘How To Be A Bollywood Writer In 30 Days’ guide with him. Adding to the story of the writer is his rural background. A must-watch film, it revolves around dreams and parallel realities.

2. Chintu Ka Birthday

Tillotama Shome and Vinay Pathak’s melodramatic take on the war rung countries and the destroyed peace in daily life is a well-structured piece. The story is about a birthday party for a little boy named Chintu. Chintu’s parents try to normalise their life for a day for their son’s sake. But things take an ugly turn when the army intervenes.

3. Bamfaad

A love story set in the North Indian backdrop, Bamfaad is one of the most interesting concepts put forth. The film marks the debut of Paresh Rawal’s son, Aditya Rawal. Aditya and Shalini Pandey’s chemistry in the film makes the love story very realistic. Bamfaad tells a beautiful small town love story.

4. Ateet

Ateet starring Rajeev Khandelwal as an army officer is one of the most thrilling films. The suspense built up in the story and the realistic touch to it is one of the most gripping tales. Ateet also shows the bond of trust that carries the relationships further.

5. Unlock - The Haunted App

Unlock – The Haunted App starring Hina Khan and Kushal Tandon is one of the latest ZEE5 releases. With a technological thriller on the platform, the content makes the cut to the best content category! Hina Khan and Kushal Tandon’s sizzling chemistry with the backdrop of a technological thrill makes it an interesting watch.

6. Bhalla Calling Bhalla

Bhalla Calling Bhalla is ZEE5’s lockdown Original series. The show is entirely shot and edited at home. The actors and production crew have had a tough time to crack this one but the end result is one of the most magnificent dramas! An entire family stuck in different places during the lockdown. Does it not make it super thrilling?


The second season of youth drama REJCTX also surfaced during the lockdown. many celebrities, as well as leading dailies, rated REJCTX as the most-thrilling suspense show. The show revolves around the life of six teenagers at school. Add a murder mystery to the mix and the show makes it to must-watch list!

8. The Casino

Karanvir Bohra and Mandana Karimi’s thrilling ZEE5 Original is based on the streak to win. A human emotion of greed builds a mountain of lies and deception. In order to gain power through money or other ways, a person might outsmart anyone. The Casino is a thrilling show full of devious twists and turns.

9. Lalbazaar

Hrishitaa Bhatt and Kaushik Sen’s dramatic thriller ZEE5 Original series is based on the life of the police and the political terms attached to it. How the police try to work through a stack of obstacles and uncover the murder mystery is the unique proposition of this show.

10. Never Kiss Your Best Friend Lockdown Edition

Tanie and Sumer’s story won the hearts of the youth. This romantic drama series has a spin-off streaming on ZEE5 now! Tanie accidentally gets in touch with her ex-boyfriend! Will she get closer to him or keep her bond with Sumer intact. Over to you Tanie!

With many more series and movies like Kaalchakra, Virgin Bhanupriya, and Omerta lined up, ZEE5 will surely keep the viewers entertained beyond lockdown as well!

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