Upcoming Web Series in January 2021: Amazon Prime, ZEE5, Netflix, Hotstar and MX Player

Here are the upcoming web series releasing in the upcoming month of January 2021. Web series to stream in January month at Amazon Prime, ZEE5, Netflix, Hotstar and MX Player are listed.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Jan 06, 2021 14:56 IST
Upcoming Web Series in January 2021: Amazon Prime, ZEE5, Netflix, Hotstar and MX Player
Upcoming Web Series of January 2021- A full list- Image courtesy- Miscellaeous

Upcoming Web Series releasing in January 2021: Upcoming Web series that are scheduled to release in January 2021 are listed here. Here is a list of the upcoming web series to release in the January month. There are new Web series aimed at viewers' entertainment. Here, we are presenting a list of upcoming Web series releasing in December on Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hotstar, ZEE5, and MX Player among other OTT platforms. Let's move further for some upcoming Web series you should not miss to watch out in December 2020. Check out our list of web series releasing in January 2021.

There would be a lots of action in the month of December and some of the good web series’s are released during December 2020. Upcoming month January 2021 gives us a good reason and goals to watch and subscribe to Indian OTT platforms.

Nail Polish

Release Date- 1 January, on ZEE5

Star Cast: Arjun Rampal, Manav Kaul, Anand Tiwari, Madhoo, and Rajit Kapur

Director: Bugs' Bhargava Krishna

Famous actor Arjun Rampal starrer upcoming web series Nail Polish will be releasing on 1st January. The web series is directed by Bugs Bhargava Krishan. In the web-series Arjun Rampal will be seen in lead role who is portrayd as a lawyer, Mr. Jaisingh. He is appointed as a lawyer of Veer Singh who is accused of murder of immigrant child. The story revolves around a court case and finding the real culprit. The web-series is being named as one of the action thriller series which will stream in January 2021.

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Surviving Death:

Release Date- January 6, 2021 on Netflix

Star Cast: Alexana Thomas, Austin M. Webb, Ej Linehan, Jeff Jack, and Barbara Whitmer

Director- Ricki Stenr

An investigative series which delves deep into the exploration of what happens after we die. The series is based on bestselling author and journalist Leslie Kean’s book, this is an in-depth look into the possibility of an after-life. Each episode of the 'Surviving Death' asks the questions how humans have contemplated throughout time. Stern and Kean used innovative new research and firsthand accounts from those who’ve been close to and even experienced, death. This series is a fascinating journey into a world beyond human existence as we know it.

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Release Date: 15nd January 2021

Directed By: Ali Abbas Zafar

Star Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Mohd. Zeeshan Ayyub, Sunil Grover, Kritika Kamra


Tribhanga - Tedhi Medhi Crazy

Release Date: 15th January 2021 on Netflix

Produced by- Ajay Devgn FFilms

Cast- Tanvi Azmi, Kajol, and Mithila Palkar

The movie focuses on a dysfunctional family that has women from three different generations. As they navigate through different difficulties, they realise that despite their differences, they are a family and they have to stick together. It looks like a fun and thought-provoking film.

Tribhanga- Netflix


Releasing Date: January 22, 2021

Director: Vishal Mangalorkar

Cast: Amrita Puri, Sushant Singh, Ali Goni, Amit Sadh

Actor Amit Sadh starrer 22 January scheduled upcoming web series will premiere on Zee5. The Amit Sood who got fame after 'Avrodh' a series based on aftermath of Surgical strike by Indian Army, has recently shared about his upcoming project 'Zidd' along with the series poster. According to plotline, Zidd web series is inspired by the real-life story of Kargil war hero Major Deependra Singh Senger. This series is fully-loaded with high action and army missions. Zidd also brings actors Amrita Puri and Sushant Singh in joint roles. 

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Zidd Web Series- Amit Sadh- Image courtesy- Indian Express

The Test Case, Season 2

Release date- To be announced in January, on Zee5

Featuring: Harleen Sethi

After a successful first season of ‘The Test Case’ that featured Nimrat Kaur as Captain Shikha Sharma, for the second season, Harleen Sethi is all set to be in action by portraying a strong and fierce character. The Test Case - Season 2 is a ZEE5 Original thriller series starring Harleen Sethi. The drama revolves around a female army officer’s relentless search for a mysterious man in her bid to find redemption.

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The Test Case, Season 2- Harleen

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