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10 New Movies and Shows Coming on Netflix in 2024: Hassen Dillruba 2, Mismatched 3, Kota Factory

By Vidhi

Updated - May 9, 202411 min read

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Watch Netflix's 2024 Indian Content Feast: Big Names, Bold Stories, and Genre Gems:

Netflix is spicing up the Indian streaming scene in 2024 with a diverse slate of films and series! While the number of titles might be a tad lower compared to recent years, the focus is on quality and big names. Here's a closer look at what awaits you:

Star Power & Fresh Voices Collide:

Get ready for a star-studded experience! This year, Netflix is collaborating with established Bollywood heavyweights like Sanjay Leela Bhansali (Heeramandi) and Imtiaz Ali (Amar Singh Chamkila) alongside exciting new voices. This blend promises fresh takes on classic genres and stories that resonate with the Indian audience.

Genre Buffet for Every Binge-Watcher:

Craving a good crime thriller? Look no further than IC 814: The Kandahar Hijack or Mandala Murders. Want to be transported to a bygone era? Heeramandi and Maharaj will take you on a historical journey. In the mood for some laughs?  Vijay 69, a quirky comedy about a sexagenarian triathlete, or the courtroom humor of Maamla Legal Hai,  have you covered. And if you're looking for something different, there's even a show about housewives turning into a drug cartel (Dabba Cartel) - talk about the unexpected!

Fan Favorites Get Renewed Life:

Calling all binge-watchers of Kota Factory, Mismatched, Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein, and Fabulous Lives vs Bollywood Wives!  Your favorite shows are all returning for new seasons, promising fresh storylines and the characters you've grown to love.

Docuseries Take Center Stage:

This year, Netflix isn't just about scripted content. The platform is making a big push into the unscripted realm with The Great Indian Kapil Show, featuring the hilarious Kapil Sharma. Sports fans can delve into the legendary cricketing rivalry between India and Pakistan in The Greatest Rivalry, while music lovers can get a glimpse into the life of rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh in Yo Yo Honey Singh: Famous. 


  •  Epic Dramas: Heeramandi (Sanjay Leela Bhansali), Maharaj (Junaid Khan)
  •  Biopics & Historical Fiction: Amar Singh Chamkila (Imtiaz Ali)
  •  Thrillers & Mysteries: Do Patti (Kajol, Kriti Sanon), Murder Mubarak (Sara Ali Khan), IC 814: The Kandahar Hijack (Vijay Verma)
  •  Comedies: Vijay 69 (Anupam Kher), Wild Wild Punjab (Varun Sharma)
  •  Sequels: Phir Aayi Hasseen Dillruba (Taapsee Pannu)


  •  Crime Thrillers: Dabba Cartel (Shabana Azmi), Mandala Murders (Vaani Kapoor)
  •   Police Dramas: Khakee: The Bengal Chapter
  •   Coming-of-Age: Kota Factory Season 3
  •   Courtroom Comedy: Maamla Legal Hai (Ravi Kishan)
  •    Returning Fan Favorites: Mismatched Season 3, Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein Season 2, Fabulous Lives vs Bollywood Wives  


  •    Comedy Talk Show: The Great Indian Kapil Show (Kapil Sharma)
  •    Sports Docuseries: The Greatest Rivalry - India vs. Pakistan
  •    Music Docuseries: Yo Yo Honey Singh: Famous

Mark Your Calendars:

While release dates haven't been announced for most titles yet, this sneak peek gives you a taste of what to expect from Netflix India in 2024.  Get ready for a year of diverse entertainment, captivating stories, and big laughs – all available at your fingertips!

1. Heeramandi

Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the renowned Bollywood director behind the hit film Padmaavat, is making his grand streaming debut with "Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar" on Netflix in 2024. This epic, eight-episode series will be a historical drama set against the backdrop of the Indian independence movement. The story revolves around the lives of tawaifs, or courtesans, in Lahore's red-light district. The series boasts a star-studded cast featuring Manisha Koirala, Sonakshi Sinha, Aditi Rao Hydari, Richa Chadha, Sanjeeda Sheikh, and Sharmin Segal.


Release Date: To Be Announced


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2. Amar Singh Chamkila

This biographical drama isn't your typical rags-to-riches story. It delves into the true story of a Punjabi musical legend who defied the odds. Amar Singh Chamkila rose from poverty to become a rockstar sensation in the 1980s with his powerful music that resonated deeply with the masses. However, his outspoken lyrics ruffled some feathers, and his meteoric rise was tragically cut short when he was assassinated at the young age of 27. The film boasts an impressive team behind the scenes. Acclaimed director Imtiaz Ali ("Jab We Met") brings the story to life, while the legendary A. R. Rahman composes the soundtrack. Leading the cast are Diljit Dosanjh, and Parineeti Chopra. Get ready for a powerful story of music, fame, and the price some pay for challenging the status quo. "Amar Singh Chamkila" promises to be a must-watch for anyone who loves music and inspiring (yet heartbreaking) true stories.


Release Date: April 12


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3. Do Patti

Brace yourselves for a thrilling ride with "Do Patti," coming soon to Netflix! This mystery drama set in the mesmerizing yet mysterious hills of North India promises a concoction of suspense, raw emotion, and heart-pounding drama unlike anything you've seen before.  Directed by Shashanka Chaturvedi, the film boasts a stellar cast featuring Bollywood A-listers Kajol Devgan and Kriti Sanon alongside Shaheer Sheikh and Tanvi Azmi. Get ready to be captivated by a story that will keep you guessing until the very end.


Release Date: To Be Announced


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4. Maharaj

Netflix is gearing up for a historical showdown with "Maharaj," a powerful drama inspired by true events. This period piece, set in the 1800s, tells the gripping story of a courageous journalist who becomes an unlikely David facing a Goliath. Wielding his pen as his weapon, he takes on a revered community leader, exposing a darkness hidden beneath the gleaming surface. Through a series of shocking revelations, the fearless reporter shakes the very foundation of society, driven by an unwavering commitment to truth and justice. "Maharaj" is a testament to the enduring human spirit, a story that proves how even the most ordinary individual can spark positive change and bring those in power to account. Directed by Siddharth P Malhotra, the film stars newcomer Junaid Khan alongside Jaideep Ahlawat, Sharvari, and Shalini Pandey.


Release Date: To Be Announced



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5. Phir Aayi Haseen Dilruba

Calling all fans of "Haseen Dillruba"! The wait is over because the story continues in "Phir Aayi Hasseen Dillruba," coming soon to Netflix. This sequel picks up with Rani and Rishu, now living under assumed identities in the bustling city of Agra. However, their quest for a peaceful life is complicated by the city's own set of troubles - a broken dam, raging floods, and even crocodiles in the Yamuna River! As they navigate these external challenges, they also grapple with staying hidden from the authorities. Will they manage to escape again and finally find their happily ever after?  Directed by Jayprad Desai, the film reunites the sizzling on-screen pair of Taapsee Pannu and Vikrant Massey. Joining the cast this time around are Sunny Kaushal and Jimmy Shergill, making for an exciting addition to the story.


Release Date: To Be Announced



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6. Vijay 69

Get ready for some heartwarming laughs with "Vijay 69," coming soon to Netflix! This quirky comedy centers around a determined 69-year-old man named Vijay, played by the legendary Anupam Kher. Inspired to push his limits, Vijay decides to tackle the ultimate challenge – a triathlon!  Produced by Maneesh Sharma and directed by Akshay Roy for YRF Entertainment, "Vijay 69" is more than just a race. It's a story about the unwavering spirit and the emotional journey of a man defying expectations and chasing his dreams. This film follows the footsteps of YRF Entertainment's previous streaming hits like "The Romantics" and "The Railway Men," promising another crowd-pleaser.


Release Date: To Be Announced



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7. Kota Factory

Buckle up for the high-pressure world of IIT hopefuls in season 3 of "Kota Factory," coming soon to Netflix! Our favorite students have weathered the initial onslaught of grueling preparation and academic stress. Now, they face the ultimate test – the highly competitive IIT JEE entrance exam. Will their relentless pursuit pay off? Meanwhile, their dedicated mentor, Jeetu Bhaiya, embarks on a personal journey to discover his calling. This season promises a dramatic exploration of fate, sacrifice, and the unwavering determination of students and teachers alike. Directed by Raghav Subbu, the series features the return of the talented cast, including Jitendra Kumar as Jeetu Bhaiya, alongside Mayur More, Ranjan Raj, and the rest of the students we've come to know and root for.


Release Date: Mid 2024


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8. Mismatched season 3

Lovebirds Dimple and Rishi are back, but this time it's all about navigating adulthood in season 3 of "Mismatched," coming to Netflix! Three years after overcoming the hurdles of a long-distance relationship in season 2, they find themselves reunited in a new city. However, things have changed. They're no longer carefree teenagers, but young adults facing new challenges and complexities. Attending different colleges in the same city adds another layer to their dynamic. Can they rediscover their spark and overcome these obstacles, or will their newfound independence lead them down different paths? Directed by Akarsh Khurana, the season brings back the fan-favorite duo of Prajakta Koli as Dimple and Rohit Saraf as Rishi.


Release Date: To Be Announced



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9. The Great Indian Kapil show

Mark your calendars, comedy fans! "The Great Indian Kapil Show" lands on Netflix on March 30th, bringing the side-splitting antics of India's most beloved comedian, Kapil Sharma, to a global audience. 

This hilarious variety chat show takes place in a bustling airport setting, where Kapil and his zany crew - Sunil Grover, Krushna Abhishek, Kiku Sharda, and more - will tickle your funny bone with their signature wit and classic Indian humor. Each week, the show welcomes a new wave of celebrity guests, making it a must-watch for anyone who loves a good laugh. Get ready for a whirlwind of nonstop entertainment as Kapil Sharma takes center stage on Netflix!


Release Date: Starting on 30th March



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10. Yo Yo Honey Singh: Famous

The film goes beyond the chart-topping hits and electrifying performances. It explores the rapper's rise to fame, his impact on the Indian music scene, and the reasons behind his sudden retreat from the spotlight at the peak of his career. For the first time, Yo Yo Honey Singh opens up about his struggles and the events that shaped him, offering a glimpse into the man behind the music.  This honest and revealing documentary is sure to excite fans and provide a deeper understanding of the enigmatic musician.


Release Date: To Be Announced



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Related FAQs:

Q1. What kind of content can I expect from Netflix India in 2024?

Ans: Netflix India's 2024 slate offers a diverse range of films and series across various genres. Expect crime thrillers (IC 814), period dramas (Heeramandi, Maharaj), slice-of-life comedies (Vijay 69), courtroom humor (Maamla Legal Hai), and even a high-octane drama about housewives turned drug cartel (Dabba Cartel).

Q2. Are there any returning favorites on the list?

Ans: Absolutely! Fan favorites like Kota Factory, Mismatched, Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein, and Fabulous Lives vs Bollywood Wives are all getting new seasons.

Q3. What are some of the biggest names attached to these projects?

Ans: The 2024 slate boasts collaborations with established Bollywood stars like Sanjay Leela Bhansali (Heeramandi), Imtiaz Ali (Amar Singh Chamkila), and Kajol Devgan (Do Patti), alongside fresh voices in the industry.

Q4. When can I watch these shows and movies?

Ans: Release dates haven't been announced for most titles yet. However, "The Great Indian Kapil Show" premieres on March 30th, 2024, and "Amar Singh Chamkila" hits the platform on April 12th, 2024. Stay tuned for updates on the remaining titles.

Q5.  Is there anything for fans of documentaries?

Ans: Yes! Netflix is expanding its unscripted content with docuseries like The Greatest Rivalry - India vs. Pakistan (sports) and Yo Yo Honey Singh: Famous (music).