True Stories

ZEE5 Originals Inspired by 

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Get an insight in to the inspiring life story of actor-model Sunny Leone. A journey filled with hardships and struggles that will definitely motivate you! 

Karenjit Kaur: The Untold story of sunny leone

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The Verdict is another impressive cinamtic version of the absurd-yet-popular case - State Vs Nanavati. The makers executed the story as a gripping whodunnit.

The verdict

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Jeet Ki Zid marks Amit Sadh's great performance of all time. Based on the real-life story of ex-army man Major Deependra Singh Sengar, this show is an engaging watch.

Jeet Ki zid

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Aami is loosely based on the true life of a renowned poet Kamala Das. The film beautifully essays her personal and professional relationships.


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Set against the backdrop of India-Pakistan conflict, Kaafir essays a true story of a woman who's held prisoner under the suspicion of being a militant


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Hansal Mehta's directorial Aligarh defines the true meaning of love. A true and tragic story of Professor Siras who's framed for his sexual orientation.Though not a ZEE5 Original, you can watch the movie on the platform.


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A man, unfortunately, dies on his abroad tour. His wife struggles to bring back her husband's dead body back amid the political chaos..Though not a ZEE5 Original, you can watch the movie on the platform.

Ka Pae Ranasingam

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Each episode of this gripping crime-saga is based on horrifying cases of serial murders, cannabalism, and sexual abuse.

Abhay 2

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Based on the novel, Hutatma narrates the historic events of Samyukta Maharashtra movement.


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Narrated by Annu Kapoor, this docudrama essays the story of Mahatma Gandhi's Dandi March.


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A common man's story of a fight against the corporate world. Inspired from a true story, Tigers is as real as it gets.


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This thrilling-saga is loosely based on the murder mystery of National badminton player Syed Modi. The story unfolds as a gripping whodunnit!

The Chargesheet

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This action-drama documents the real and heart-wrenching incidents of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks.

State of Seige 26/11

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Uncover the real truth behind the mysterious death of Lal Bahadur Shastri in this sensational and gripping political drama..Though not a ZEE5 Original, you can watch the movie on the platform.

The Tashkent Files

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