- Uunchai, the 2022 Hindi-language adventure drama film, will start streaming on the OTT streaming platform Zee5 on January 6
- The movie stars Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Boman Irani, Danny Denzongpa, Parineeti Chopra, Neena Gupta and Sarika
- Directed by Sooraj R. Barjatya, it is a Rajshri Productions film
Uunchai, the heartfelt adventure drama movie released theatrically on November 11th 2022. It is still running in theatres and recently hit the fifty-day mark. The Bollywood film comes from the banner of Rajshri Productions and Sooraj Barjatya. The banner is known to deliver feel-good family entertainers such as Hum Aapke Hain Kuan, Maine Pyaar Kiya and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. It is running theatrically across 141 screens in India. Uunchai, is now soon going to stream online. Read along if you want to know more.
Uunchai OTT Release Date: Where and when to stream it online
Soon after its theatrical release, Uunchai’s OTT rights were been bagged by the OTT platform Zee5. We had covered the same in our previous article about Uunchai too. The film’s OTT release date is locked now. Uunchai will premiere on the said OTT streaming platform on January 6, 2023, i.e, the coming Friday.
Uunchai OTT Release Announcement
Brace yourselves for the most adventurous start of the year with the most loved family entertainer. Watch #Uunchai and re-discover the bond of friendship like never before! Premieres 6th Jan.#UunchaiOnZEE5 pic.twitter.com/zkJ8ZTd4rg
— ZEE5 (@ZEE5India) December 30, 2022
Zee5, on their Twitter, made the OTT release date announcement and has asked everyone to brace themselves for an adventurous start of the year (2023) with the most loved family entertainer. They have also urged one and all to watch the film and rediscover the bond of friendship like never before. The filming of the movie began in October 2021. It was shot in Kargil, Delhi, Mumbai and Uttar Pradesh. And also at various locations in Nepal, including Kathmandu and Lukla.
Uunchai Cast and Crew
Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Boman Irani, Danny Denzongpa, Parineeti Chopra, Neena Gupta, Sarika, Nafisa Ali, Sheen Dass, Abhishek Singh, Raju Kher and Girish Sharma feature in the film. Directed by Sooraj Barjatya, this film is made under the banners of T-Series Films, Rajshri Productions, Mahaveer Jain Films, and Boundless Media. Uunchai is distributed by Yash Raj Films and PVR Pictures. Music is given by George Joseph, and Manoj Kumar Khatoi is the cinematographer of the film.
The storyline of Uunchai revolves around three friends, Amit Srivastava (Amitabh Bachchan), Om Sharma (Anupam Kher) and Javed Siddiqui (Boman Irani), taking a trek to the Everest Base Camp. These friends decided to go on a trek to fulfil the last wish of their fourth friend Bhupen Mishra (Danny Denzongpa). Along the way, they are joined by Mala Trivedi (Sarika), Bhupen’s long-lost love. Parineeti Chopra, as Shraddha Gupta, accompanies them on the trek, and Neena Gupta portrays the character of Shabina Siddiqui. The simple trek turns into an emotional, personal and spiritual journey as physical limitations are battled, and the true meaning of freedom is discovered.
IMDb Rating of Uunchai
On IMDb, Uunchai has done well, with a rating of 7.7/10, voted by 3.7K IMDb users.