OTT releases this week: Kumari Srimathi, The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar, Choona

It is time to look at the watchlist for this week. Streaming platforms have a long lineup of movies and shows this week, ranging from crime dramas to psychological thrillers and rom-coms.

Here is a quick look at what’s arriving on Netflix, Disney plus Hotstar and Amazon Prime Video.

Kumari Srimathi: Amazon Prime Video

Release date: September 28

The Telugu comedy drama featuring Nithya Menen revolves around the life of a 30-year-old single woman who decides to open a bar and restaurant in her village. Directed by Gomtesh Upadhye, the seven-episode series, will also stream with dubs in Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam.

The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar: Netflix

Release date: September 27

An adaptation of Roald Dahl’s book, the short film is directed by Wes Anderson. Featuring Benedict Cumberbatch in the lead, the film revolves around a rich man who sets out to master the ability to see through objects to cheat at gambling.

Hostel Daze season 4: Amazon Prime Video

Release date: September 27

The coming-of-age comedy series that revolves around four friends is back with its fourth and final season. The gang prepares for placement year as they bid adieu to their eventful hostel lives. The six-episode series directed by Abhinav Anand, features Utsav Sarkar, Luv Shubham Gaur, Nikhil Vijay and Ahsaas Channa.

Choona: Netflix

Release date: September 29

In the heist comedy series, a team of underdogs come together to settle the score against a politician essayed by Jimmy Shergill. Written and directed by Pushpendra Nath Mishra, the series also features Aashim Gulati, Vikram Kochhar, Chandan Roy, Namit Das, Gyanendra Tripathi, Atul Srivastav among others.

Charlie Chopra and the Mystery of Solang Valley: SonyLIV

Release date: September 27

An adaptation of Agatha Christie’s novel, the Vishal Bharadwaj—helmed mystery thriller revolves around a woman who heads to Solang Valley in Himachal Pradesh after her fiance gets charged with the murder of his uncle. Featuring Naseeruddin Shah, Ratna Pathak Shah, Gulshan Grover and Wamiqa Gabbi, the series follows around the murder mystery and family secrets that are unravelled over the course of the investigation.