Amazon miniTV, Amazon’s free video streaming service, has unveiled the quirky trailer of its comedy-drama series Namacool. The trailer gives viewers a peek into the seven-episode series headlined by two inseparable friends in the throes of a series of hilarious misfortunes that set off a journey of comedy, romance and crime.

The comedian and actor shares real-life titbits that inspired the Season 3 script of Amazon miniTV’s ‘Chacha Vidhayak Hain Humare’ and talks about how he stays grounded amid all the adulation.

Who’s in the cast on Namacool?

Set in Lucknow, Namacool features Hina Khan, Abhinav Sharma, Aaron Koul, Abhishek Bajaj, Anushka Kaushik, Faisal Malik and Aadil Khan in pivotal roles. It is directed by Ritam Shrivastava, produced by Reliance Entertainment and written by Shantanu Srivastava.

What’s in the trailer of Namacool?

Mayank (Abhinav Sharma) and Piyush (Aaron Koul) are far from royal and yearn for fame as they enter their second year of college. Fate leads them to stumble upon new friends, foes and love interests that set their lives spiralling into a world of confusion, comedy and drama. Packed with enthralling twists and turns, viewers will be on the edge of their seats as the story of this laugh riot unfolds upon them.

Amogh Dusad, Head of Content, Amazon miniTV, says, “Namacool aims to have a refreshing take on the comedy-drama genre through its quirky storytelling. It’s a story that will resonate strongly with audiences in the Hindi heartland through its dialogues, screenplay and much more. We’re certain that it will strike a chord with viewers who will definitely want more.”

What the cast of Namacool has to say

Hina Khan who plays Rubiya says, “As an artist, collaborating with Amazon miniTV for the first time has been an exhilarating experience. Working on Namacool has been nothing short of amazing, and I'm truly delighted to be a part of such a fantastic project. It's a quintessential comedy-drama, a laughter riot that will surely etch a special place in the hearts of audiences nationwide.”

Sharma who essays Mayank’s role says, “Portraying the character of Mayank has been a journey of self-discovery, where I've explored the highs and lows of friendship, love, and the hilarious mishaps that shape us. Working on this project with Amazon miniTV and an extremely talented cast and crew has been a wonderful experience, and I'm thrilled to invite viewers to embark on this journey with us.”

How to watch Namacool on Amazon miniTV?

Namacool will stream exclusively on Amazon miniTV for free starting May 17. Amazon miniTV is available within the Amazon shopping app and on Fire TV. Go to the Amazon shopping app and click on the miniTV icon to start streaming. You can also download the miniTV app on the Play Store.

The dubbed content slate—which includes miniTV originals (‘Hunter,’ ‘Highway Love,’ and more), Hollywood blockbusters, imported shows and movies—will premiere exclusively on Amazon miniTV.

What’s more on Amazon miniTV?

Amazon miniTV is home to a cherry-picked collection of fresh, incredible and engaging stories and titles across multiple genres. You can watch web series, award-winning short films, comedy shows and expert videos on tech. Discover popular shows such as Half Love, Half ArrangedCampus BeatsGutar GuDehati LadkeChacha Vidhayak Hain Humare, HustlersCrushedLove AdhuraRakshak – India’s Braves, Badtameez Dil, Physics Wallah, Case Toh Banta Hai, Sixer, Highway Love, Yatri Kripya Dhyan De, Shimmy, Transistor and Tech with Rajiv Makhni, among others. You can also watch dubbed shows and movies for free in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi.