As we celebrate the birthday of Jaideep Ahlawat, a distinguished actor renowned for his exceptional acting prowess and brilliant screen presence, here’s a specially curated list of audio, web series and films that you can listen to or watch featuring the versatile actor. In recent years, Jaideep Ahlawat has carved a niche in the entertainment industry, having garnered awards and recognition for his exceptional performances. Join us as we countdown the top OTT shows and films featuring this powerhouse performer, guaranteed to make your streaming experience truly unforgettable!
Marvel’s Wastelanders: Hawkeye
Thirty years ago, the villains of the world rose up and killed all the heroes. Well, all the heroes that mattered. The sole survivor of the Avengers, Hawkeye voiced by Jaideep Ahlawat is now a sideshow freak, re-living the worst day of his life for paying audiences. He’s surly, broken, and losing his sight, but there’s still that fire in him to be a hero, to avenge his friends. Hawkeye gets an unexpected visitor, his estranged 17-year-old daughter Ash (Prajakta Koli) on her quest for vengeance after losing her best friend. She insists on following him on his secret mission: killing every last person responsible for the deaths of those he loved the most. Tune into this gripping Hindi Audible Original podcast series to experience Jaideep Ahlawat’s stellar performance as Hawkeye!
Baby Doll is a thrilling podcast series, starring Jaideep Ahlawat and Richa Chadha. Richa Chadha portrays Baby, a wounded and disgraced sex worker, on a mission to seek vengeance against the formidable underworld figure, c played by Jaideep Ahlawat, for the brutal demise of her friend. As Baby seeks revenge, things get chaotic in this tough story set in the countryside. The characters face challenges, and winning is rarely an easy feat for the vulnerable. This intriguing revenge drama resonates with women who bravely stand up for themselves despite facing adversity, making it a must-listen.
Platform: Amazon Prime
Discover the dark underbelly of Indian society to the corridors of power in this intense drama series as Hathi Ram Chaudhary, played by Jaideep Ahlawat unravels a complex web of crime surrounding an assassination attempt on a prominent journalist. Little does he know, the case is a twisted puzzle where appearances are deceiving. The series dives deep into society’s flaws, revealing corruption, caste biases, and moral uncertainty, reflecting on systemic injustices and the delicate line between right and wrong in a society on the brink.
Gangs of Wasseypur
Platform: Amazon Prime
Set in the hinterland of India in Wasseypur, this Anurag Kashyap directorial spans decades and intricately weaves the turbulent lives and shocking fates of two influential families in a relentless battle for dominance in the coal-rich slums of Eastern India. Inspired by the true stories of local gangs, brace yourselves for a blood-soaked saga with raining bullets, crumbling alliances, and the thirst for power becomes a game of survival!
Written and directed by Sujoy Ghosh, dive into the enigmatic world of ‘Jaane Jaan’, where Kareena Kapoor Khan takes the lead as a single mother entwined in a murder mystery, alongside Jaideep Ahlawat and Vijay Varma. As the suspense unfolds, a genius math teacher (Jaideep), her neighbour, steps in to assist, while an unwavering cop unravels the case. Jaideep Ahlawat’s exceptional portrayal of a teacher in ‘Jaane Jaan’ sets the stage for a unique kind of hero, earning him widespread acclaim from critics.
Three of Us
Directed by Avinash Arun, ‘Three of Us’ features Shefali Shah as Shailaja Desai, who is diagnosed with dementia. Swanand Kirkire plays her husband, and Jaideep Ahlawat takes on the role of her childhood sweetheart. The storyline unfolds as Shailaja, accompanied by her husband, revisits her hometown, unearthing buried memories and rekindling a former love, creating a poignant journey through her past. Indulge in a nostalgic journey as this film takes you back to the sweetness and simplicity of first love, offering viewers a heartwarming experience.