Sony LIV: News

28 Sep 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Vishal Bhardwaj to expand 'Charlie Chopra' into franchise

The Indian adaptation of Agatha Christie's The Sittaford Mystery, now called Charlie Chopra & The Mystery of Solang Valley, is set to grow into a franchise beyond the original story.

01 Sep 2023

Movie Review

#Scam2003Review: A new star is born, Gagan Dev is fantastic

After setting a benchmark with Scam 1992, Hansal Mehta has returned with its sequel, Scam 2003: The Telgi Story.

29 Aug 2023

OTT releases

All about Gagan Dev Riar, 'Scam 2003's Abdul Karim Telgi

Actor Gagan Dev Riar is all set for his upcoming series Scam 2003: The Telgi Story, directed by Hansal Mehta and Tushar Hiranandani. He will be essaying Abdul Karim Telgi's role, the man who did the infamous stamp paper scam of Rs. 30,000 crore.

11 Aug 2023

Movie Review

'Por Thozhil' review: Don't miss this fascinating, engaging crime thriller 

If you like watching a crime thriller, then you must have Por Thozhil on your watchlist. Although the Tamil film was released in the theaters in June, it is on Friday that it premiered on SonyLIV.

09 Aug 2023

NewsBytes Exclusive

#NewsBytesExclusive: Sarath Kumar talks about 'Por Thozhil's success, its sequel

Actor-turned-politician R Sarath Kumar is riding high on the success of his last release Por Thozhil, co-starring Ashok Selvan. The film, which has done wonders at the box office, is set to release on SonyLIV on Friday.

09 Aug 2023

TV News

'MasterChef India' S08 auditions begin on August 13; details inside 

MasterChef is one of the most-watched cooking reality shows in the world. The Indian version of the show has gained popularity over the years and now SonyLIV is back with another season of MasterChef India.

09 Aug 2023

OTT releases

#TheJengaburuCurse review: It's greed versus survival in this intriguing tale

National Award-winning filmmaker Nila Madhab Panda, best known for his works such as I Am Kalam, has returned to screens with a show that's intriguing till the very end.

08 Aug 2023

OTT releases

'Aayirathonnu Nunakal' set for OTT release; trailer out

Malayalam movies are known for their stellar content and with the advent of OTT, many of these great works are reaching out to viewers across the country. The upcoming film Aayirathonnu Nunakal is set to release on August 18. The movie will directly release on OTT on SonyLIV.

04 Aug 2023


#NewsBytesExclusive: 'The Jengaburu Curse's Faria speaks about her Hindi debut

Actor Faria, who predominantly works in Tamil and Telugu industries, is set to make her Hindi debut with The Jengaburu Curse (TJC). Slated for an OTT release on August 9 on SonyLIV, it also features Nassar.

04 Aug 2023

Movie Review

'Fatafati' review: A grounded film on body shaming and fashion

When Satram Ramani's Double XL, addressing body shaming was released last year, it failed to make an impact. But Aritra Mukherjee's Bengali film Fatafati which also talks about fat-shaming, is sensitive and moving, among many other things.

14 Jul 2023

NewsBytes Exclusive

#NewsBytesExclusive: Nostalgic Gagan Arora talks about 'College Romance' gang

Best known for College Romance, actor Gagan Arora rose to fame when he bagged Filmfare OTT Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for Tabbar.

14 Jul 2023

NewsBytes Exclusive

#NewsBytesExclusive: 'College Romance' was like film school, says Shreya Mehta

Actor Shreya Mehta is excited as the fourth and final season of College Romance dropped on SonyLIV on Friday.

08 Jul 2023

Aishwarya Rajesh

Must-watch titles of South Indian actor Aishwarya Rajesh

South Indian actor Aishwarya Rajesh, who predominantly works in Tamil cinema, has captivated audiences through her powerful performances over the years.

30 Jun 2023

OTT releases

#Trending: Twitter discusses the best shows of 2023; what's yours

Nothing beats the thrill of clicking on "next episode" while watching a binge-worthy series, and thanks to OTT platforms, there is no dearth of options.

29 Jun 2023

OTT releases

Chanchal Chowdhury's 'Hawa' OTT release date out

Chanchal Chowdhury starrer Hawa took the world by storm in 2022. The breakthrough Bangladeshi film became a huge hit in the Indian subcontinent with houseful screenings in Kolkata.

20 Jun 2023

OTT releases

All about SonyLIV's upcoming shows 'Kafas' and 'Scam 2003'

SonyLIV turned three years old recently. The OTT platform has a number of original shows and movies coming up. Among these are the much-awaited web shows Kafas and Scam 2003: The Telgi Story, which are expected to drop in the coming months.

14 Jun 2023

OTT releases

OTT: 'Living on the Edge' is streaming now

Edge, the rated-R superstar of World Wrestling Entertainment is back!

30 May 2023

OTT releases

Tovino Thomas's '2018' gets OTT release; read details

This year's biggest Malayalam blockbuster 2018, starring Tovino Thomas in the lead, is shattering records at the box office. Mapping the success and the reception of the film, it was re-released in multiple languages including Hindi on May 26.

25 May 2023

Sony TV

Everything about Nakuul-Disha's #BadeAchheLagteHain3 premiering today

Ektaa Kapoor's Bade Achhe Lagte Hain is one of the most famous TV soaps in India and the show is returning for its third season. Fans are eagerly waiting as it marks the return of Nakuul Mehta and Disha Parmar as the protagonists Ram and Priya respectively.

12 May 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Robert Ostlund's 'Triangle of Sadness' is streaming now

Ruben Ostlund is one of the most adept directors on the global stage and his recent directorial Triangle of Sadness was well received at the film festival circuit. The satirical black comedy is now streaming on the OTT platform SonyLIV.

21 Apr 2023

Movie Review

'Garmi' review: Another run-of-the-mill student politics story

Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia's last few offerings in the OTT world have one flavor in common - politics. Whether it was Tandav or The Great Indian Murder, his recent web shows have revolved around politics. Similar is the case with Garmi, which was released on Friday on SonyLIV.

18 Apr 2023

Malayalam Movies

'Jai Mahendran': Everything about SonyLIV's first-ever Malayalam original show

After introducing originals in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu languages, SonyLIV is now looking to tap into the rich cultural heritage of Malayalam cinema with its first-ever original show in the language.

14 Apr 2023

OTT releases

'Mrs. Undercover,' 'Rennervations': 6 OTT titles to watch this weekend  

It is that time of the week again when we present you with a list of titles that are up for release on various OTT platforms. From regional content to Hollywood releases, a lot of web series/shows and movies are ready to mark their debut on streaming platforms.

31 Mar 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Garmi' teaser out

Tigmanshu Dhulia is known for making gut-wrenching power-packed dramas. The Milan Talkies director is back with another gripping web series titled Garmi. The series will premiere on the OTT platform SonyLIV.

24 Mar 2023

Movie Review

'Purusha Pretham' review: Predictable dark comedy thriller sans gripping tale 

Aavasavyuham director Krishand has returned to entertain the audience with a new film, Purusha Pretham. This time, he has picked a dark comedy genre mixed with a thriller.

23 Mar 2023

NewsBytes Exclusive

#NewsBytesExclusive: 'Great film doesn't need big stars,' says Darshana Rajendran

Malayalam actor Darshana Rajendran delivered two commercial successes in 2022 - Hridayam and Jaya Jaya Jaya Jaya Hey. One of the most bankable actors in Mollywood, Rajendran's next, Purusha Pretham will stream on SonyLIV from Friday.

21 Mar 2023

Rocket Boys

#NewsBytesExclusive: 'Rocket Boys' director Abhay Pannu's next- a dystopian movie

He hit it out of orbit with Rocket Boys 2! Filmmaker Abhay Pannu's series on eminent Indian scientists—Homi J Bhabha and Dr. Vikram Sarabhai—has made him the talk of the town.

17 Mar 2023

OTT releases

'Purusha Pretham': When, where to watch Malayalam film on OTT

After receiving several accolades and rave reviews for his last feature film, Aavasavyuham, Malayalam director Krishand is returning with another movie, titled Purusha Pretham.

16 Mar 2023

Rocket Boys

'Rocket Boys 2' review: Perfect tribute to India's science odyssey

An intriguing story, captivating performances, stunning visuals, powerful music, and controversies that added hindrances to India's growth in science - Rocket Boys 2 is about all of these.

15 Mar 2023

Rocket Boys

'Rocket Boys 2': 5 things to expect from Jim-Ishwak starrer

Director Abhay Pannu and his team are set to return with the second season of Rocket Boys, streaming on SonyLIV from Thursday onwards.

10 Mar 2023

OTT releases

Malavika Mohanan starrer 'Christy' streaming now on this OTT platform

The Malayalam romcom titled Christy starring Malavika Mohanan and Mathew Thomas is streaming now on OTT. The film can be viewed on SonyLIV. This digital release comes after a decent theatrical run.

06 Mar 2023


#NewsBytesExclusive: Indian OTT on par with foreign shows, says Nandaa

Tamil actor Nandaa Dorairaj is tasting success since the latest season of his psychological thriller Iru Dhuruvam 2 was released. Available for streaming on SonyLIV, the series brings back Dorairaj in the role of police officer Victor who uncovers a murder mystery while in search of his missing wife.

27 Feb 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Vishal Bhardwaj to adapt Agatha Christie novel for SonyLIV

Renowned filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj is set to delve into long-format storytelling with the SonyLIV series Charlie Chopra & The Mystery Of Solang Valley. It will be an adaption of Agatha Christie's popular novel, The Sittaford Mystery.

24 Feb 2023

OTT releases

'Iru Dhuruvam 2' review: A must-watch psychological thriller

Tamil director Arun Prakash has arrived with the second season of crime psychological thriller, Iru Dhuruvam.

23 Feb 2023

OTT releases

#NewsBytesExclusive: 'Iru Dhuruvam 2' director confirms Season 3

Tamil psychological thriller Iru Dhuruvam is returning to the screens with its sequel, titled Iru Dhuruvam 2.

21 Feb 2023

Shark Tank

'Gateway to Shark Tank India 2': All about digital-only episode 

The business reality TV show Shark Tank India has certainly become every Indian household's favorite.

16 Feb 2023

OTT releases

'Nijam with Smita': All about SonyLIV's latest celebrity talk show

Celebrity talk shows are often interesting as it brings forward some interesting episodes of a star's life. From the West to here in India, these talk shows have found great popularity among the audience.

03 Feb 2023

OTT releases

'Black Panther 2' to 'Jehanabad': OTT weekend watchlist is here

Time flies fast and we are in the second month of 2023 in just a blink of an eye. As we keep slogging in our work lives and gush about Shah Rukh Khan's Pathaan, we are here with a curated list of a perfect weekend binge-watch.

21 Jan 2023

Sony TV

25 years of 'CID': Decoding what made it a phenomenon

Sony TV's fan-favorite detective show CID premiered on January 21, 1998, and has thus clocked in 25 years today!

05 Jan 2023

Shark Tank India

Is 'Shark Tank 2' the new 'Indian Idol'? Netizens react

The popular business reality show Shark Tank India returned with its second season on Monday.

08 Feb 2022


5 OTT releases to watch out for in February

In the OTT space, the first week of February was marked by the releases of films like Looop Lapeta, One Cut Two Cut and shows such as The Great Indian Murder, and Rocket Boys that had hit Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ Hotstar, and SonyLIV, respectively.

17 Nov 2021

Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari

Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari begins filming debut web-series, 'Faadu,' for SonyLIV

Filmmaker Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, who had helmed the hit love triangle, Bareilly Ki Barfi starring Rajkummar Rao, Ayushmann Khurrana, and Kriti Sanon, has started shooting for her debut web series.

10 May 2021


Huma Qureshi's 'Maharani': A fresh take on Bihar politics

The official trailer of Huma Qureshi's highly-anticipated series Maharani was recently released.

03 Dec 2019


Xiaomi's 55-inch Mi TV 4X goes on sale in India

Xiaomi's recently-launched 55-inch Mi TV 4X model, which comes as a cheaper alternative to the OnePlus TV and a capable rival to the Motorola TV, has gone on sale in India.

01 Oct 2019


All you need to know about NBA India Games 2019

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the greatest basketball tournament on the planet.

11 Sep 2019


IAS aspirant Sanoj Raj becomes first crorepati of 'KBC11'

Amitabh Bachchan's Kaun Banega Crorepati 11, which started airing from August 19, got its first crorepati.

20 Aug 2019

Amitabh Bachchan

'KBC 11' begins: All you need to know about it

The much-awaited season of Kaun Banega Crorepati premiered yesterday and as was expected, witnessed a grand opening.

08 Apr 2019


Xiaomi to launch a new 50-inch 4K TV in India

Expanding its portfolio of Android TVs in India, Xiaomi is likely to launch a new Mi TV soon.

31 Mar, 2019

Roger Federer

Miami Masters 2019 Final: Can Roger Federer overcome John Isner?

Riding on his splendid form, Roger Federer would aim to grab his 101st ATP title, as he takes on John Isner in the final of the ATP Miami Master 2019 at the Hard Rock Stadium on Sunday.

13 Dec 2018


#IndiaInAustralia: Kohli more excited than nervous about lively Perth pitch

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli seemed excited than being nervous about the fast and lively pitch at the new Optus Stadium in Perth, ahead of the second Test versus Australia to start from Friday.

14 Nov 2018


#IndiaInAustralia: Which team would win the first T20I?

India and Australia are set to battle it out in the first T20I at the Brisbane Cricket Ground today.

20 Nov 2018


#IndiaInAustralia: Everything you need to know about the first T20I

India and Australia are set to battle it out in the first T20I at the Brisbane Cricket Ground on Wednesday.

03 Nov 2018


Paris Masters: It's Federer versus Djokovic in semis

Tennis fans will be glued to television sets when Roger Federer faces world number one Djokovic in the semis of the Paris Masters.

03 Oct 2018

UEFA Champions League

UEFA Champions League 2018-19- Napoli vs Liverpool: Match preview

The Champions League pitches top teams against each other which otherwise would not have clashed, and such a fixture in the form of Napoli vs Liverpool awaits us tonight.

28 Sep 2018


Xiaomi launches Android-powered Mi TV 4 Pro models in India

As an addition to its bestselling Mi TV series, Xiaomi has launched three new Mi TVs in India.

19 Sep 2018

Real Madrid

Real Madrid vs AS Roma: Pre-match report

13-time Champions League winners, Real Madrid, will meet Roma tonight in their first UCL encounter of this season.

18 Sep 2018

UEFA Champions League

UEFA Champions League 2018: Barcelona vs PSV Eindhoven match preview

Barcelona will kick off their 2018-19 Champions League run tonight with their first group stage encounter, at the Camp Nou, against Dutch football club PSV Eindhoven.

19 Aug 2018


#NoNeedToWait: You can now buy Mi TV 4A anytime

Ever since their launch, Mi TV 4A models have been available on flash sales only.

17 Aug 2018


All about the 2018 Asian Games

The 2018 Asian Games are set to be held in Indonesia from August 18 to September 2.

12 Aug 2018


Sevilla threaten to pull out of Spanish Super Cup tie

12-time Spanish Super Cup holders Barcelona are set to take on Sevilla in this year's Cup tie, slated to be held in Tangier, Morocco.

01 Aug 2018


Redmi Note 5, Mi TV flash sales today on Flipkart

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro and Mi TVs will go on sale in India, starting 12pm today.

08 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup: Schedule, TV listings and fixtures of semi-finals

The quarter-final stage of the 2018 World Cup has finally come to an end, with 'best' four teams qualifying for the semis.

04 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup 2018: Which teams have qualified for quarter-finals?

After 3 penalty shootouts, an injury-time winner, Cavani's glorious brace and a dismal performance by David de Gea, the FIFA World Cup 2018 is set for some mouth-watering clashes in the quarter-finals.

03 Jul 2018

Virat Kohli

England vs India 1st T20I: Match preview

Kohli led India have started their tour of UK on a winning note as they wrapped up the series against Ireland 2-0.

03 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup

England take on Colombia for a spot in the quarter-finals

Colombia and England will lock horns, tonight, at the Otkritie Arena for a spot in the quarter-finals of the FIFA World Cup.

02 Jul 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil vs Mexico- Match Preview

Tonight, South American powerhouses Brazil and Mexico would take on each other in the round of 16 clash.

29 Jun 2018

Virat Kohli

Ireland vs India 2nd T20I: Preview, Playing XI, TV listing

Virat Kohli and crew will play their final T20I game against Ireland on Friday at the Malahide Cricket Club Ground.

27 Jun 2018


Brazil to take on Serbia in their final group-stage match

Brazil would face Serbia in their final game of the group stage tonight.

27 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup: Germany vs South Korea- Match Preview

Germany would take on South Korea in their final group match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

14 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup

2018 FIFA World Cup: How to watch from anywhere

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is finally here!

08 Jun 2018

Russia News

All you need to know about 2018 FIFA World Cup

The FIFA World Cup is sport's biggest tournament with 32 nations competing for the prized trophy.

19 Mar 2018

Salman Khan

Salman invites people to play 'Dus Ka Dum' through app

Salman Khan is returning to the small screen with a brand new season of his first ever Television show 'Dus Ka Dum'.

17 Feb 2018

Bharti Airtel

Airtel TV becomes top free app on Google Play Store

Airtel TV has become the top Android app under the 'Free Apps' category on Google Play Store.

14 Feb 2018


Redmi Note 5, Pro launched at starting-price of Rs. 9,999

Xiaomi has launched the Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro in their first product launch of the year in India. The Mi TV 4 is debuting too.