1. Karenjit Kaur: The Untold Story of Sunny Leone
Cricket is a proxy religion in India. And with Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings IPL 2019 finale underway, it wouldn’t be wrong to assume scorecards flashing on screens. In fact, many might be wondering what their next options now that they have lost the remote to an aficionado. Are you fed up of the IPL overdose and fever taking over your small screen too? Fret not, couch potato, we have an entertainment deal for you not far away from the comfort of your cushions. Tune in to ZEE5 and binge-watch exciting original series worth your attention!
To begin with, Karenjit Kaur: The Untold Story narrates the sensational journey of India’s Most Googled celebrity star Sunny Leone. It traces her life from a middle-class Sikh girl becoming Penthouse Pet Sunny Leone, making an entire generation go crazy. Directed by Aditya Datt, this sensational drama reveals about Sunny Leone’s history, family, boyfriend turned husband Daniel Weber and traces her transformation from an adult film star to a popular Bollywood mainstream actress.
Inspired by true events, crime thriller Abhay revolves Special Task Force officer Abhay Pratap Singh. Featuring Kunal Kemmu as the titular lead aka Abhay, he is blessed with the mind of a criminal and ready to go to any extent to solve a case. However, as he sets out in the dark gruesome world of crime to save innocent lives while dealing with his personal demons.
3. The Final Call
National Award-winning Paltan actor Arjun Rampal debuts in the digital space with The Final Call. The star plays a mentally troubled pilot who takes off with 300 passengers aboard, on a suicide-cum-murder mission. Based on Priya Kumar’s novel ‘I Will Go With You: The Flight of A Lifetime’, both the ZEE5 original and the role are a first for Arjun.
Set against the rustic background of Uttar Pradesh of the 90s, Rangbaaz is a ZEE5 original that tells the story of Shiv Prakash Shukla, a dreaded gangster. Shiv was a criminal from Uttar Pradesh that was known nation-wide for his brutal murders. Saqib is rough, tough and refreshing in this thrilling series, that is based on Shiv’s life story.
5. Bhoot Purva
Bhoot Purva is a new ZEE5 original series starring Omkar Kapoor, Rishab Chadha and Baba Sehgal amongst other. The web show revolves around Purva (Omkar) who is visited by a ghost Aarav (Rishab). The latter dies because of a confusion and returns only to complete his hopelessly romantic love story with Angelina, played by Zoa Morani.
Missed watching Simmba in theatres? Catch the Ranveer Singh-Sara Ali Khan’s blockbuster film on ZEE5 now.