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January 2022 Week 1 OTT movies, web series India releases: From Pushpa, This is Us 6 to Humble Politiciann Nograj

The first week of January 2022 has multiple releases on OTT platforms streaming in English, Hindi, Tamil, and Bengali languages.

Aishwarya Vasudevan
Jan 05, 2022
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It's the new year 2022 and OTT platforms are gearing up to entertain the viewers to the fullest with their every title. As soon as the first week of January 2022 kicks off, the final season of This Is Us will be dropping, so be ready to grab your tissues and shed some tears. Moreover, Danish Sait is all set for his OTT outing, Humble Politiciann Nograj, which is streaming on Voot this week. The most-awaited Telugu film, Pushpa: The Rise Part 1 is all set to stream on Amazon Prime Video from January 7, 2022.

The Tamil film Anbarivu is also premiering on Disney+ Hotstar this week. Whereas Cubicles is returning for the second season. This week, the English film The Tender Bar, the series Abbott Elementary, and the Hindi series Kaun Banegi Shikharwati are also streaming. 

Know more about the titles releasing in the first week of January 2022 in detail below:

Abbott Elementary - January 5 (Disney+ Hotstar)

In this workplace comedy, a group of dedicated, passionate teachers and a slightly tone-deaf principal are brought together in a Philadelphia public school where they are motivated to help their children succeed in life despite the difficulties stacked against them. Even if they don't love the school district's less-than-stellar approach toward education, these amazing educators adore what they do despite being outnumbered and underfunded.

Action Pack - January 4 (Netflix)

OddBot Inc.'s Action Pack is a preschool superhero adventure series. Treena, Watts, Wren, and Clay, the Action Pack, are a group of heroic kids who use their incredible super powers to take on the biggest threats in Hope Springs, put Mr. Ernesto's Action Academy lessons into practice, and complete their ultimate mission of bringing out the good in everything, including villains! ICON Creative Studios created the animation for the series.

Anbarivu - January 7 (Disney+ Hotstar)

What occurs when two worlds collide? Separated twins Anbu and Arivu were raised in two worlds: one filled with blood stains and vengeance, the other with wisdom and peace. Anbu and Arivu are forced to leave their respective worlds. Will they be able to overcome the difficulties of their new worlds?

Campus Diaries - January 7 (MX Player)

Campus Diaries is a coming-of-age drama about six Excel University students. However, this is not your typical college drama because it goes beyond the typical masti and dosti plots that quintessential youth dramas portray and addresses relevant yet lesser-discussed issues such as ragging, discrimination based on societal biases, one-sided love stories, rampant drug abuse, and toxic relationships that shape your personality and prepare you for the real world.

Cubicles season 2 - January 7 (SonyLIV)

Cubicles follows the exploits of Piyush, a typical first-time jobber, and the people who surround him. Life is more difficult to decode than it is to code.

Four To Dinner - January 5 (Netflix)

The idea that everyone has a soul mate is a lovely, but maybe unscientific, premise, and Luca and Sara are tempted to put it to the test. But, most importantly, how is this soul mate created? Is it similar to us or diametrically opposed to us? This is how, almost as a test, they invite four single friends to dinner: Chiara, Matteo, Giulia, and Dario.

Four to Dinner is a romantic comedy that follows four characters and the four couples they could form in two different futures. Who will be the one to fall in love with whom?

Gora - January 7 (hoichoi)

The story follows the life of a man with a physical disability. His abilities outweigh the flaw, and he's ready to prove it. The quest to demonstrate his abilities leads him to a new level in the discovery of something dangerous. Can he stay safe while revealing everything?

Humble Politiciann Nograj - January 6 (Voot)

There's a fine line between ambition and obsession, and Humble Politiciann Nograj navigates it with a jump rope. Watch Nograj's eventful journey to the CM throne, from opposition to coalition.

Hype House - January 7 (Netflix)

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the most talked-about creator family on social media as they negotiate love, celebrity, and friendship while living and creating content together.

Johnny Test: Season 2 - January 7 (Netflix)

How much mischief could one imaginative youngster, his loyal dog, and two science-obsessed sisters possibly cause? That sounds like a difficult task!

Kaun Banegi Shikharwati - January 7 (ZEE5)

An ex-king of a dysfunctional family devises an outlandish plan to reunite his estranged daughters. While the princesses' hearts begin to soften, an income tax investigation over the palace's ostensibly hidden "fortune" treasure looms. Will he be successful?

Mother/Android - January 7 (Netflix)

As their country is caught in an unexpected war with artificial intelligence, a young woman and her boyfriend embark on a perilous journey of escape. They must cross a stronghold of the android uprising just days before the birth of their first child in the hopes of reaching safety before giving birth.

Pushpa: The Rise Part 1 - January 7 (Amazon Prime Video)

Pushpa Raj, a lorry driver in South India's Seshachalam forests, tells his story against the backdrop of red sandalwood smuggling. Red sandalwood is only found in India's south-eastern Ghats (mountain range).

The Tender Bar - January 7 (Amazon Prime Video)

J.R. (Sheridan) is a fatherless boy growing up in the glow of a bar where the bartender, his Uncle Charlie (Affleck), is the sharpest and most colourful of an assortment of quirky and demonstrative father figures. As the boy's determined mother (Rabe) struggles to provide her son with opportunities denied to her, she flees the dilapidated home of her outrageous but begrudgingly supportive father (Christopher Lloyd). J.R. begins to pursue his romantic and professional goals with vigour, if not always gracefully, with one foot firmly planted in Uncle Charlie's bar. The Tender Bar is based on J.R. Moehringer's best-selling memoir of the same name.

This is Us season 6 - January 5 (Disney+ Hotstar)

Jack (Milo Ventimiglia), Rebecca (Mandy Moore), Randall (Sterling K. Brown), Kate (Chrissy Metz), Kevin (Justin Hartley), Beth (Susan Kelechi), and Toby (Chris Sullivan) remind us that stories may come to an end, but memories live on. In the final season of This Is Us, the emotional journey continues. 

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