New on Amazon Prime this week: ‘Invincible’ season one, ‘The Illegal’ and more
A new adult animated superhero series and an immigrant drama starring Suraj Sharma are the highlights on the platform this week
This week, Amazon Prime Video brings the second season of the comedy series Chacha Vidhayak Hain Humare, starring Zakir Khan in the lead role, on March 26. The show follows the life of Ronny Pathak (essayed by Zakir Khan) who leads a double life. To the world, he is the nephew of the local MLA (Vidhayak) and likes to think of himself as a youth leader, but in reality he is a jobless, 26-year-old. This time Ronny has his eyes set on a bigger career goal but finds himself stuck in complicated situations like a new rivalry and an interesting love triangle. The second season of this light hearted entertainer also features Sunny Hinduja, Zakir Hussain, Kumar Varun, Vyom Sharma, Abhimanyu Singh, Venus Singh, Onima Kashyap and Alka Amin.
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Drama feature The Illegal starring Suraj Sharma, Shweta Tripathi, Hannah Masi, Iqbal Theba, Jay Ali, and Neelima Azim and Adil Hussain in prominent roles, also is streaming from March 23 on the platform.
On March 25, comes the romance Shaadi Mubarak. The movie revolves around a love story of a non-expressive couple who happens to fall in love with each other, unraveling the hurdles along their path. This romantic tale stars Sagar RK Naidu and Drishya Raghunath as the lead pair, with Bhadram, Ajay Ghosh and Hema in pivotal roles.
On March 26, arrives season one of Invincible, starring Steven Yeun, J.K. Simmons, and Sandra Oh in pivotal roles. The adult animated series based on the Skybound/Image comic centers around a teenager whose father is the most powerful superhero on the planet.
La Templanza also is available to stream on March 26, starring Leonor Watling, Rafael Novoa, Emilio Gutiérrez Caba follows the life of Mauro Larrea who finds his destiny as he works to restore a vineyard to its former glory while winning the love of combative widow Soledad Montalvo who once owned the property.
This week, also premieres If You Give a Mouse a Cookie S2, an animated series starring Roger Craig Smith, Jessica DiCicco, and Jeff Bennett, which is based on the beloved books by Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond. When Mouse and friends get together, one thing always leads to another in the most unexpected ways. You just never know where things will end up, but you can be sure that if Mouse and friends go on an adventure together, then fun times are definitely ahead.
Highlights of the week:
The Illegal – 23rd March
A gritty realistic story about a young film school student from middle-class India who’s forced to drop out to support his family while staying in the United States as an undocumented worker.
Shaadi Mubarak – 25th March
A love tale of a non-expressive couple who happens to fall in love with each other unraveling the hurdles on their paths and what choices they make and the consequences that await in ending up the unexpected situations.
Invincible S1 – 26th March
An adult animated series based on the Skybound/Image comic about a teenager whose father is the most powerful superhero on the planet.
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie S2 – 26th March
Based on the beloved books by Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond, we get to know Mouse, Pig, Moose, Dog and Cat and their favorite humans. When Mouse and friends get together, one thing always leads to another in the most unexpected ways. You just never know where things will end up, but you can be sure that IF Mouse and Friends go on an adventure together, THEN they will just have to have fun the whole time.
Chacha Vidhayak Hain Humare – 26th March
Ronny’s lie of working for his ‘Chacha’, the MLA has come true. He now sets his sights on fighting the Parshad (Councillor) Election. However when Chachaji makes it clear that the ticket will stay with the present Parshad, Ronny spins a new lie. But a tough new rival threatens his dreams.
La Templanza – 26th March
Based on the novel by María Dueñas, a romantic drama set in 1860 against the backdrop of different historic world cities.