Leading OTT Platform, Hotstar has taken the OTT market by a storm. It has thrown challenge to Amazon Prime Video and Netflix by announce the direct online release of Seven Bollywood films. These films will be skipping their theatrical release.
Late Sushant Singh Rajput’s last film Dil Bechara, Akshay Kumar’s Laxmmi Bomb, Ajay Devgan’s Bhuj, Abhishek Bachchan’s Big Bull, Alia Bhatt’s Sadak 2, Kunal Kemmu’s Loot Case, Vidyut Jamwwal’s Khuda Hafiz are the seven films. Their streaming dates are not yet released.
But sources say that these seven films will be streamed between July and October. It has to be seen how Amazon Prime Video and Netflix will respond to this challenge. Also, it will be interesting to note how Tollywood filmmakers will resist the temptation of the direct online releases going further.Follow @THEPANIPURI