The Railway Men OTT Release Date, OTT Platform, Time, Cast, Watch Online

The Railway Men Series OTT Release Date, Time, Cast, OTT platform, Trailer, and many more details can be checked in this article. The Railway Men Series will hit the OTT space on 18 November 2023. Few movies make the headlines even before the shoot begins. A couple of years earlier, a movie was announced with the title “The Railway Men,” and it has been almost two years since there was a proper update on this movie. Even the Indian audience has forgotten that there is such a movie that was announced with this title. There was a lot of hype and expectations for this movie as soon as it was announced due to the talented star cast involved in it.

After two years of movie announcements, a few days earlier another announcement was made by the movie team that this movie is now being made into a four-episode series that will be available for streaming on the OTT platform, directly skipping the theatrical release. As soon as the release date of this series-turned-movie was announced, movie lovers were excited about the same. To know more details about this new series that has been produced by one of the biggest production houses in India, read this article completely till the end.

The Railway Men Series OTT Release Date, Digital Rights, and Satellite Rights

“The Railway Men” series is directed by Shiv Rawail. He earlier assisted in the direction department for movies produced by Yash Raj Films and was part of some well-known movies like “Fan,” starring Shah Rukh Khan in the lead role, “Dhoom 3,” starring Aamir Khan in the lead role and “Befikre,” starring Ranveer Singh in the lead role. He should have definitely gained very good experience after assisting such talented director. Let’s see if he can entertain the audience with his debut series as a director.

Series NameThe Railway Men
OTT PlatformNetflix
OTT Release Date18 November 2023
Theatrical Release DateNA
DirectorShiv Rawail
StarringMadhavan, Kay Kay Menon and others
Film IndustryBollywood

The Railway Men Series OTT Release Date

The Railway Men digital streaming rights are bagged by Netflix platform and series will be available for streaming on OTT platforms from 18 October 2023. One of the most reputed production houses in India, “Yash Raj Films,” is backing this project. Yash Raj banner has such a good reputation among the Indian audience that they always choose scripts that are entertaining and thought-provoking. Even though this project was first announced as a movie, this will be the first series produced by Yash Raj Films, as it will now be available in 4 episodes for streaming. As Yash Raj Films is backing this project, we can definitely expect a series with good technical values.

The star cast of this series has raised expectations in film circles. Actor R Madhavan will be playing one of the lead roles in this series. Madhavan is one such actor in the Indian film industry who is respected and loved by everyone, irrespective of language. He appeared in the movie “Rocketry,” which received a national award and also directed that movie himself, which was released in 2022. Now he will be seen on screen after almost a year with “The Railway Men.” This series will be available for streaming on the OTT platform on November 18, 2023.

The Railway Men Series OTT Platform (Digital Rights)

Another talented actor, Kay Kay Menon, will be playing a major role in this series. The combination of both these talented actors, Kay Kay Menon and Madhavan, is definitely a treat for movie lovers. We can definitely expect some exceptional performances in this series. Divyendu Sharma, who gained immense craze as Munna in the “Mirzapur” series, will be seen in another prominent role in this series. It will be a performance fest, as all these talented actors will be seen performing together on screen.

Actor Babil Khan, son of late actor Irrfan Khan, will be playing another prominent role in this series. Initially, when this movie was announced, it was planned that Babil Khan would make his debut with the movie, but as the movie release was delayed, his other movie, “Qala,” marked his debut as an actor. Another OTT movie, “Friday Night Plan,” was also available for streaming on Netflix very recently. It is interesting that all his movies were streamed on Netflix and now “The Railway Men” will also stream on the Netflix platform, as OTT streaming rights were bagged by the same.

Theatrical Release Date: NA

Digital Rights: Netflix

OTT Release Date: 18 November 2023

Satellite Rights: TBA

Satellite Release Date: TBA


“The Railway Men” is based on a real-life incident that took place in Bhopal in 1984. It shows the heroics of a few people who helped many others save their lives in such a deadly situation.

Cast & Crew

“The Railway Men” star cast include R Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, Divyendu Sharma, and Babil Khan. The names of the other cast members involved in this series are unknown and an official announcement is awaited from the team.

“The Railway Men” is directed by Shiv Rawail and written by Aayush Gupta. This series is produced by Aditya Chopra under the Yash Raj Films banner. Rubais took care of the cinematography for this series and editing is done by Yasha Ramchandani.

The Railway Men Trailer

The Railway Men Series OTT: FAQ

  1. Is The Railway Men Released?

    The Railway Men will be released on 18 November 2023

  2. Where can I watch The Railway Men?

    The Railway Men can be watched on OTT platform from 18 November 2023

  3. Is The Railway Men available on OTT?

    No, The Railway Men is not available on OTT as of now, but it will be available for streaming from 18 November 2023.

  4. What is the OTT Release date of The Railway Men Series?

    The OTT Release date of The Railway Men is 18 November 2023

  5. Who bought The Railway Men Series OTT Rights?

    The Railway Men series OTT streaming rights are bagged by Netflix

  6. What is the The Railway Men OTT Rights Price?

    According to the media reports The Railway Men has been sold to leading OTT platform Netflix for Rs 15 crores.

Final Words

As this new series “The Railway Men,” is based on a true story, we can definitely expect some moments in the series that are relatable and makes us emotional. Let us wait for the trailer release, to know more about this new series that will be available for streaming on Netflix on November 18, 2023.

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Bhargav Reddy

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