List Of Upcoming Web Series And Movies Of August 2021: Top Web Series Releasing On OTT This Month

Here we have compiled a complete list of upcoming web series and movies of August 2021 that are soon going to release on OTT platforms like Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Hotstar, and so on. Check out the top web series list of August 2021.

By Harkirpal Singh, Updated : Aug 26, 2021 17:57 IST
List Of Upcoming Web Series And Movies Of August 2021: Top Web Series Releasing On OTT This Month
List Of Upcoming Web Series And Movies Of August 2021

Upcoming Web Series And Movies Of August 2021: Upcoming web series that are scheduled to release in August 2021 are listed here. There are new Web series aimed at viewers' entertainment. Here, we are presenting a list of upcoming Web series and movies releasing in August 2021 on Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hotstar, ZEE5, and MX Player among other OTT platforms.

List Of Upcoming Web Series And Movies Of August 2021-


Release Date- 2021-08-27

Director: Rumi Jafry

Star Cast: Emraan Hashmi, Amitabh Bachchan, Annu Kapoor,  Krystle D'Souza, Rhea Chakraborty, Siddhanth Kapoor, Dhritiman Chatterjee, and Raghubir Yadav

Chehre is an upcoming hindi psychological-thriller film. Amitabh Bachchan will play the role of a lawyer, while Emraan Hashmi stars as a business tycoon in the film. The movie is expected be commerical hit considering the praise that the trailer has received so far. 

Kasada Tabara

Release Date- 27 Aug 21

Director: Chimbudeven

Star Cast: Harish Kalyan, Sundeep Kishan, Shanthanu, Venkat Prabhu, Premgi, Regina Cassandra, Priya Bhavani Shankar, Vijayalakshmi, Aravind Akash & others.


Kasada Tabara is consists of six different short movies linked with each other that tell a single story because of the vantage point theory. This web series will be available for streaming on SonyLIV from 27 Aug 21.  

Aryan & Meera

Release Date- 25 August 21

Director: Tapasvi Mehta

Star Cast: Taaruk Raina & Zayn Marie Khan

Aryan & Meera is an upcoming romantic-drama web series produced by the "The Handmade Productions". The trailer of Aryan & Meera was dropped on 22nd August 2021.

The Empire

Release Date- 27 Aug 21

Director: Mitakshara Kumar

Star Cast: Kunal Kapoor, Drashti Dhami, Shabana Azmi, Dino Morea, Aditya Seal, Sahher Bambba, & Rahul Dev

Based on thehistorical-fiction novels- 'Empire of the Moghul' written by Alex Rutherford, The Empire is said to be one of the most expensive web series to have ever been made in India. 

Sweet Girl

Release Date- 20 Aug 21

Director: Brian Mendoza

Star Cast: Jason Momoa & Isabela Merced 

Action-drama film about a devastated husband, who vows to bring justice to the people responsible behind his wife’s death while protecting his daughter. This web series is available for streaming on Netlix OTT

200 Halla Ho

Release Date- 20 August 2021

Director: Sarthak Dasgupta 

Star Cast: Amol Palekar, Rinku Rajguru, Barun Sobti, Saloni Batra and Sahil Khattar


Inspired by true events, the movie focuses on women empowerment & gender discrimination as it tells the story of the uprising of 200 women against decades of injustice, inequality, and indifference.  This web series is available for streaming on Zee5. 

Fast and the Furious 9

Release Date-  August 19, 2021 (Theatrical release in India)

Director: Justin Lin

Star Cast: Vin Diesel, John Cena, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges, Nathalie Emmanuel, Jordana Brewster, Sung Kang, Michael Rooker, Helen Mirren, Kurt Russell, Charlize Theron

10th Installment in the Fast & Furious universe, this time Dom and the crew must take on an internationally recognized terrorist who turns out to be Dom and Mia's long-lost brother. The movie has already been released on OTT & internationally & earned $662 Million in spite of COVID-19 restrictions. 

Bell Bottom

Release Date- 19 August 2021 

Director: Ranjit M Tewari

Star Cast: Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor, Huma Qureshi, & Lara Dutta

The film was officially announced in November 2019 with a release date of Republic Day 2021. Bell Bottom is based on true events and the story is set during the 1980s about some unforgettable heroes of the era. It is Vaani Kapoor's first film to be not produced by Yash Raj Films.


Release Date- 20 August 2021 (postponed to 24th September)

Star Cast:  Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif.Gulshan Grover, Abhimanyu Singh, Niharica Raizada, Jackie Shroff, and Javed Jaffrey.

Director: Rohit Shetty

Starring Akshay Kumar as DCP Veer Sooryavanshi the movie tells the story of how the chief of the Mumbai Anti-Terrorism Squad and his team join forces with Inspector Sangram Bhalerao and DCP Bajirao Singham to stop a terrorist batch planning to attack Mumbai. 

Modern Love Season 2

Release Date- 13 Aug 21

Star Cast: Anne Hathaway, Tina Fey, & Andy Garcia 

Director: John Carney

Based on the New York Times column,  Modern Love explores relationships, love, and the human connection. Each episode of the series varies from 29 to 35 minutes in length. The show was renewed for the second season in October 2019.  The show will air on Amazon Prime Video.

Shantit Kranti 

Release Date- 13 Aug 21

Where To Watch: SonyLIV & TVF

It is a story about three best friends who are trying to find a balance between their friendship and harsh realities of life that is full of responsibilities & challenges. Directed by Sarang Sathaye and Paula McGlynn, Shantit Kranti stars Alok Rajwade, Abhay Mahajan, Lalit Prabhakar, Shikha Talsania, Vijay Nikam in lead roles. 

Atrangi Re

Release Date- 6 August 2021 (postponed to 20th September)

Star Cast: Ranveer Singh, Shalini Pandey, Boman Irani & Deepak

Director: Aanand L. Rai

Atrangi Re is an upcoming romantic drama film directed by Aanand L. Rai and starring Dhanush, Sara Ali Khan, and Akshay Kumar in pivotal roles. The music of the film is composed by legendary composer A R Rahman.  

Pushpa Raj

Release Date- 13 August 2021

Star Cast: Allu Arjun, Rashmika Mandanna, and Fahadh Faasil

Director: Sukumar 


Pushpa Raj is an upcoming Indian Telugu-language action thriller film written and directed by Sukumar. Produced by Naveen Yerneni and Y. Ravi Shankar of Mythri Movie Makers in association with Muttamsetty Media. 

Comedy Premium League

Release Date- 20 August 2021 

Where To Watch: Netflix 

CPL is an upcoming Netflix original comedy reality show that stars India's prominent standup comedians like Tanmay Bhat, Prajakta Koli, Samay Raina & Many More. The show will be a first-of-its-kind reality show featuring some B-grade comedians & Bollywood celebrities as well. 

Shamshera, Amazon Prime Video

Release Date-  August 2021 (postponed to 12 Nov 2021) 

Star Cast:  Ranbir Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, & Vaani Kapoor 

Set in the 1800s pre-Colonial United India, Starring Ranbir Kapoor as the main lead, the film is Bollywood's adaptation of Howard Pyle's "Merry Adventures of Robin Hood".

Gangubai Kathiwadi

Release Date- August 2021 (expected) 

Star Cast: Alia Bhatt

Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali 


Gangubai – a madame in the red light area of Kamathipura. The film is scheduled to release on 30 July 2021 in Hindi and dubbed Telugu languages.

Already Released- 

The Suicide Squad

Release Date- August 5, 2021

Star Cast: Margot Robbie, Idris Elba, John Cena, Joel Kinnaman, Sylvester Stallone, Viola Davis, Jai Courtney, & Peter Capaldi

Director: James Gunn

A loose sequel to the 2016 DCEU movie, Suicide Squad, The Suicide Squad (2021) follows the story of a task force of convicts, who are sent to destroy a Nazi-era laboratory and lock horns with the giant alien Starro.


Release Date- 12th August 2021

Star Cast: Sidharth Malhotra & Kiara Advani 

Director: Vishnuvardhan

Sidharth Malhotra starrer Shershaah is an upcoming biographical war action film based on the 1999 Kargil war. The movie traces the life journey of Param Vir Chakra awardee and army captain Vikram Batra who sacrificed his life fighting for the motherland.

Bhuj: The Pride of India

Release Date- 13 August 2021

Star Cast: Ajay Devgn, Sanjay Dutt, Sharad Kelkar, Sonakshi Sinha, Ammy Virk, Pranitha Subhash, Nora Fatehi, & Ihana Dhillon

Director: Abhishek Dudhaiya

The story of Bhuj is set during the 1971 India-Pakistan war and recounts the account of how 300 ladies from a town in Gujarat helped the Indian Air Force in recreating the airbase that was obliterated in the PAF ground strikes. Ajay Devgn fills the role of Squadron Leader Vijay Karnik.