‘Crime Beat’ OTT Release Details: Saqib Saleem starrer crime thriller series to stream on Zee5 soon


  • Leads of the series, Saqib Saleem and Saba Azad, reunite for a show after 11 years
  • Crime Beat is created by renowned filmmaker Sudhir Mishra
  • Fans can soon watch Crime Beat on Zee5

Fans of crime thriller drama can rejoice as ace filmmaker Sudhir Mishra is back with a new show focusing on investigative journalism, with an aim to keep the audience intrigued. Titled Crime Beats, the official announcement of the show was made recently by the makers. Below are the details:

Crime Beat: OTT Release Details

Fans can soon watch Crime Beat on Zee5. Sharing the first look teaser and the announcement, the social media post read, “Khabar pakki hai, #CrimeBeat will blow you away! #CrimeBeat on #ZEE5, coming soon.” While the show was announced, the makers and OTT platform are yet to reveal the official release date and other details about the show.

Crime Beat: Cast and Crew

Crime Beat boasts a talented cast, featuring Saqib Saleem, Saba Azad, Rahul Bhat, Danish Husain, Sai Tamhankar, and Adinath Kothare. Saqib and Saba, who previously shared the screen in the 2011 film Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge, reunite to bring their chemistry and acting prowess to this thrilling web series. Rahul Bhat, known for his performance in Kennedy, also joins the ensemble, adding his star power to the project. Additionally, Danish Husain, Sai Tamhankar, and Adinath Kothare contribute their talents to key roles in the series.

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Crime Beat: Teaser and Premise

Crime Beat revolves around the world of investigative crime reporters. The teaser of the web series sets the tone for a gripping narrative, where Saqib Saleem’s character embarks on a journey to uncover the truth behind various crime stories. The teaser hints at intense investigations, showcasing Saqib’s character resorting to stalking and chasing individuals in pursuit of his stories. The protagonist’s determination and ambition are highlighted as he challenges his boss and vows to get to the bottom line of every story. The series promises a thrilling exploration of the journalist’s relentless pursuit of justice and the dark underbelly of crime.

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Crime Beat: Pre-release Buzz

In regards to the web series, the director of Content films stated that they were pleased about the upcoming web series and having a talented team of individuals involved in the project. Praising the actors, they added that they possess not only immense skill but also an unwavering passion for their craft and the project itself. Adding further, they described the storyline as truly distinctive and mentioned that their vision for Crime Beat aimed to introduce Indian audiences to a rare form of entertainment that had yet to make its debut in the country. Fans of the 2011 film Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge can anticipate the reunion of Saqib Saleem and Saba Azad, bringing their on-screen chemistry back to the small screen.


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