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Amazon Prime Video starts festive month with popular titles

Amazon Original Series Inside Edge launched on 6 December

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MUMBAI : Amazon Prime Video has started the festive month with an exciting selection of popular titles across Indian and International entertainment, including the returning seasons of two popular Amazon Original Series. Riding high on the phenomenal success of Season 1 and a momentous International Emmy nomination, the second season of Amazon Original Series Inside Edge is all set to launch across 200 countries and territories on 6 December.

Inside Edge is the first-ever Indian Amazon Original Series bowled over viewers’ hearts with a striking story of the Mumbai Mavericks, a T20 cricket franchise playing in the PowerPlay League. Created by Karan Anshuman, the new season follows the aftermath of what was seen at the Season 1 finale. Set six months after the last season of the PowerPlay League, with a central focus on the fearsome yet formidable character of Bhaisaab, played by character actor Aamir Bashir.  Inside Edge Season 2 returns with its much loved original cast of Richa Chadda, Angad Bedi, Vivek Oberoi, Tanuj Virwani, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Amit Sial, and Sayani Gupta. Sapna Pabbi and Makrand Deshpande join Aamir Bashir as new cast entrants for Season 2.

Our favourite funny housewife is back and this time she’s touring the world! The Golden Globe and Primetime Emmy Award Winning series, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, returns for its third season with  Rachel Brosnahan as Midge Maisel, Tony Shalhoub as Midge’s father, Abe Weissman, Alex Borstein as Susie Myerson, Michael Zegen as Midge’s husband Joel Maisel, Marin Hinkle as Midge’s mother Rose Weissman, Jane Lynch as Sophie Lennon and Luke Kirby as Lenny Bruce among other stellar cast of the show.

Prime members can now stream a bouquet of recently released Indian films such as Kannada romantic drama Bharaate and Punjabi blockbuster Ardab Mutiyaran shortly after their theatrical release. Additionally, customers can stream some of the popular international titles, including superhero fantasy/sci-fi title Shazam, The Lego Movie 2, and Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law starrer mystery action film Sherlock Holmes.

HIGHLIGHTS

Inside Edge S2 - 6 Dec

In the next edition of the PPL, a volatile Vayu Raghavan leads the Mumbai Mavericks to face their biggest adversary yet, the Haryana Hurricanes, who are led by a reinvented Arvind Vashisht. But the teams must also counter colossal scandals that’ll rock the world of cricket. In the sport’s upper echelons, Zarina Malik allies with Bhaisaab, but those in the shadows threaten to destroy the very game they seek to control.

Building on the success of its International Emmy nomination last year, Inside Edge is the story of the Mumbai Mavericks, a T20 cricket franchise playing in the PowerPlay League. Set in a landscape of sports, secrets, and scandals where selfishness is a virtue and sex, money, and power are mere means to an end, Inside Edge is a story that pulls no punches, minces no words, and takes no prisoners. Above all, Inside Edge Season 2 is a story of passion, courage, and love. Come witness the game beyond the game.

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel S3 - 6 Dec

Midge and Susie discover that life on tour with Shy is glamorous but humbling, and they learn a lesson about show business they’ll never forget. Joel struggles to support Midge while pursuing his own dreams. Abe embraces a new mission and Rose learns she has talents of her own.

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is the winner of sixteen Emmy Awards including Outstanding Comedy series, three Golden Globes including Best TV Series—Comedy, five Critics’ Choice Awards including Best Comedy Series, two PGA Awards, a WGA Award, and a Peabody Award.

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel from renowned creator Amy Sherman-Palladino and Executive Producer Daniel Palladino, written and directed by Sherman-Palladino and Palladino, stars Emmy and Golden Globe winner Rachel Brosnahan, Golden Globe winner and three-time Emmy winner Tony Shalhoub, Emmy winner Alex Borstein, Emmy nominee Marin Hinkle, Michael Zegen, Kevin Pollak, Caroline Aaron, and Emmy winner Jane Lynch.

Jessie (Telugu) - 5 Dec

Set in an abandoned house, the film follows a team of professional ghost hunters trying to conduct a paranormal investigation to unveil the mystery of two sisters, Jessie and Amy, where Amy shows unusual mental and physical behaviour.

Gurkha (Tamil) - 5 Dec

The security guard of a mall, who belongs to the Gurkha community, becomes the saviour of several people who have been kept under siege by some terrorists.

Bharaate (Kannada) - 6 Dec

When Jagan meets Radha, it is love at first sight for him. But finding his happily-ever-after is harder than it seems. Directed by Chathan Kumar, Bharatee stars Sreeleela, Sri Murali,      Rachita Ram and Ayyappa P. Sharma in the lead.

Ek Nirnay..Swatahacha Swatasathi (Marathi) - 1st Dec

Every person has to take 'one decision', which would help the person give his life a direction in a way and manner he wishes. This story is about three people, who too had to take one such decision in their respective lives. What follows next is how their lives change after that one decision.

Ardab Mutiyaran (Punjabi, first on Prime Video after theatrical release)) - 5 Dec

Babbu Bains, a finance recovery agent, doesn’t let anyone tell her what to do. She is independent and knows how to get things done her way, but then she gets married. Part of a new family now, can Babbu take a stand for herself?

Shazam - 3 Dec

We all have a superhero inside us, it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In Billy Batson’s case, by shouting out one word – SHAZAM – this streetwise fourteen-year-old foster kid can turn into the grown-up superhero Shazam.

The Lego Movie Part 2 - 1 Dec

It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: Lego Duplo invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild.

Nancy Drew and The Hidden Staircase - 1 Dec

A bit of an outsider struggling to fit into her new surroundings, Nancy and her pals set out to solve a mystery, make new friends, and establish their place in the community.

Sherlock Holmes - 1 Dec

After finally catching serial killer and occult "sorcerer" Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. But when Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. Contending with his partner's new fiancée and the dim-witted head of Scotland Yard, the dauntless detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic - and the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler.

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