Upcoming Kannada Movies on OTT (February 2023): Sakath, Vedha, Dil Pasand, and more

Kannada  Movie Industry, otherwise called Sandalwood has been churning out hit after hit. From big-budget big banner films to smaller indie flicks, many movies have come out across different OTTs. From action to mystery, drama, and thrillers, there’s something for everyone – a wide range of content to choose from. So what are the upcoming Kannada movies on OTT? Read the list and find out!

List of Upcoming Kannada Movies

Movie Name OTT Release Date Platform  Rating
Sakath 3rd April 2023 Netflix 7.4
Vedha 17th February 2023 TBA 7.2
Dil Pasand 10th February 2023 SunNXT 7.3
Salaga February 2023 Netflix 6.4
Head Bush February 2023 Zee5 8
Raymo February 2023 Zee5 Kannada 9


The movie revolves around a man who joins a reality show singing competition in which the producers forced him to pretend to be visually impaired. However, he’s put on the spot when he accidentally becomes the witness to a crime. The man has to decide: come clean about what he saw and risk being kicked off the show, or keep quiet and pretend to be something he’s not.

IMDb rating – 7.4

Cast – Ganesh, Ravishankar Gowda, Dharmanna Kadur, Sadhu Kokila, Nishvika Naidu

Where to watch – Netflix

Sakath OTT Release Date – 3 April 2023


Vedha is a Kannada movie released on 23 Dec 2022. Harsha directs the movie. A featured Shiva Rajkumar, Ganavi Laxman, Umashree, and Raghu Shivamogga as lead characters. Vedha portrays the story of a father taking revenge on his daughter for the abuse she endured. The father’s justice quest leads him to violence and bloodshed. The film is not for the faint of heart, but it is a powerful story that will stay with you long after the credits roll.

IMDb rating – 7.2

Cast – Shiva Rajkumar, Ganavi Lakshman

Where to watch – TBA

Vedha OTT Release Date – 17 February 2023

Dil Pasand

The story is centered around Santosh, an IT engineer, played by Darling Krishna, who has been a hopeless romantic since he was a young boy. His parents set him up with a girl named Minchu, portrayed by Megha Shetty when they think he is ready for marriage.

IMDb rating – 7.3

Cast – Nishvika Naidu, Megha Shetty, Cockroach Sudhi, Darling Krishna, Rangayana Raghu, Sadhu Kokila

Where to watch – Sun NXT

Dil Pasand OTT Release Date – 10 February 2023


Salaga is a 2021 Indian Kannada-language action thriller film directed by Duniya Vijay in his directorial debut. The film features Duniya Vijay himself along with Sanjana Anand, Daali Dhananjay, and Nagabhushan in prominent roles. The film was released on 14 October 2021. The film tells the story of a man who is trying to find his place in the world. He is searching for something more than what he has been told is possible. When he meets a girl who seems to have all the answers, he is drawn into a world of crime and violence. Salaga is a thrilling ride that will keep you on the edge of your seat until the very end.

IMDb rating – 6.4

Cast – Shiva Rajkumar, Ganavi Lakshman

Where to watch – Netflix

Vedha OTT Release Date – February 2023

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Head Bush

Shoonya has directed this 2022 Kannada movie. This is a political crime drama on the Bengaluru Underworld, based on the autobiography of Agni Sridhar, titled “My Days in the Underworld”. The movie has received a ton of positive reviews. The Times of India has deemed it a good movie if you are a fan of commercial films. The Hindu has said that despite being a well-written gangster film cum political thriller, this movie has been plagued by poor writing and execution. A Bangalore Mirror critic has stated that this movie gives a good peek into life of the 70’s. Deccan Herald wonders why this movie hasn’t been delivered to the fullest. 

IMDb Rating: 8.0

Where to Watch: Zee5

Cast: Dhananjaya, Sandy Master, Raghu Mukherjee, Payal Rajput, Vasistha M Sinha, V. Ravichandran.

Head Bush OTT Release Date: February 2023

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The film introduces Revanth (Ishan), the son of a millionaire (Sharathkumar). He’s a rock star known by his stage name ‘Raymo’, and he’s very arrogant. He hates his father, is a drunkard, and has a lot of female fans. He meets Mohana (Ashika Ranganath), who is the opposite of him. She’s a singer from a traditional family.

IMDb rating – 9.0

Cast – Sarath Kumar, Rajesh Nataranga, Achyuth Kumar, Madhoo, Ashika Ranganath, Ishaan

Where to watch – Zee5 Kannada

Raymo OTT Release date – February 2023

Well, that rounds up the upcoming Kannada movies on OTT. So which one will you watch first?