BizAsia recommends 10 Bollywood films this Diwali week on UK TV & OTT


With Diwali, Asian TV broadcasters and platforms unleash some of the biggest movie titles to lure viewers. This time, with the explosion of OTT services, the variety is larger than ever before. To help our readers, brings a list of 10 highly recommended movies to watch this Diwali week.

Streaming from Thursday 12th November

From a resurfaced sex tape to a rogue suitcase of money, four wildly different stories overlap at the whims of fate, chance and one eccentric criminal.
Stars Abhishek Bachchan, Aditya Roy Kapur & Rajkummar Rao

Star Gold
Thursday 12th November at 21:00

An elite shadow unit of RAW led by agent Kabir focusses on maximum risk missions. Khalid, a soldier with a murky past, struggles to get into Kabir’s team and finally manages to convince him of his dedication & loyalty.
Stars Hrithik Roshan & Tiger Shroff

Amazon Prime Video
Streaming from Friday 13th November

A hilarious, yet inspirational journey of a PT Master from a semi government funded school in Northern India.
Stars Rajkummar Rao & Nushrat Bharucha

Kal Ho Naa Ho
Colors Cineplex
Friday 13th November

An uptight MBA student falls for the charismatic new neighbour who charms her troubled family – but he has a secret that forces him to push her away.
Stars Shah Rukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan & Preity Zinta

Sony MAX
Friday 13th November

Years after a police encounter separates him from his lover, an angry young man goes on a killing spree, with an equally vengeful cop on his heels.
Stars Anil Kapoor, Aditya Roy Kapur & Disha Patani

Good Newwz
Saturday 14th November at 20:00

Two couples with the same surnames, who pursue in-vitro fertilization and wait for their upcoming babies. Trouble ensues when they find that the sperms of each couple have been mixed with each other.
Stars Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Khan & Diljit Dosanjh

Gulabo Sitabo
Sony MAX
Saturday 14th November at 20:00

Set in Lucknow, the film revolves around the battle of ownership of a dilapidated mansion owned by Mirza and Baankey, an impoverished tenant. Both of them are always at loggerheads with each other, fighting for the payment of the rent.
Stars Amitabh Bachchan & Ayushmann Khurrana

ZEE Cinema
Sunday 15th November at 18:00

The sci-fi thriller is a sequel of Robot, also directed by Shankar.
Stars Rajinikanth & Akshay Kumar

Street Dancer 3D
Sony MAX
Sunday 15th November at 20:00

The film helmed by Remo D’Souza is a coming-of-age story based on the lives of street dancers.
Stars Varun Dhawan & Shraddha Kapoor

Baaghi 3
Star Plus
Sunday 15th November at 21:00

It is about a man, who embarks on a bloody rampage to save his kidnapped brother.
Stars Tiger Shroff & Shraddha Kapoor