OTT Platforms Release Helped In Reducing Piracy In India: Arun Vijay
Actor Arun Vijay claims that the OTT platforms and movies on these platforms have played a major role in curbing the pirated releases of recent movies. In an interview, Vijay said, "There are people who wait and watch it on OTT on legitimate sites and it is good in a way in stopping piracy." The 44-year-old Tamil actor is all set for his debut show, "Tamil Rockerz"
Tags: Pirated Copies, Indian Cinema, tamil actor, Arun Vijay, OTT Platforms
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Netflix Crashes After Release Of Stranger Things 4 Vol 2 Finale, Netizens Angry
The highly-anticipated finale of Stranger Things 4 Vol 2 was released on Netflix on July 1. Netflix collapsed, much to the dismay of the hundreds of devoted fans of Stranger Things who were eagerly awaiting the premiere with baited anticipation. Many people who use social media expressed their disappointment and wrath on Twitter. Some people even criticized the massive OTT.
Tags: Netflix, stranger things, netizens, OTT Platforms, stranger things 4
Courtesy: DNA India
'Major' Starring Adivi Sesh, To Stream On Netflix
The inspirational journey of Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan in the film "Major" will be available on Netflix beginning July 3. "Major," directed by Sashi Kiran Tikka and produced by Sony Pictures International Productions in cooperation with Mahesh Babu's GMB Entertainment and A+S Movies, features Adivi Sesh, Saiee Manjrekar, Sobhita Dhulipala, Prakash Raj, Revathi, and Murali Sharma. On June 3, the film "Major" was released in theatres in Hindi… read-more
Tags: OTT Platforms, Film Major, Adivi Sesh, Netflix, Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan
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Sequel To "Who's The Boss?" Featuring Alyssa Milano, Tony Danza Premieres On Amazon's Freevee
The sequel to 'Who's the Boss?' will be available shortly on Amazon's Freevee streaming service. The original series' stars, Alyssa Milano and Tony Danza are slated to return to their roles. The new version will concentrate on Samantha Micelli, a single mother played by Milano. There is no word on whether Judith Light and Danny Pintauro will reprise their roles; another original cast member, Katherine Helmond, died in 2019.
Tags: Alyssa Milano, Tony Danza, Amazon, amazon Freevee, OTT Platforms
Courtesy: Zee News
'Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness' To Stream On Disney+Hotstar
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness from Marvel Studios will begin streaming on OTT platform Disney+Hotstar on June 22 in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and English. Benedict Cumberbatch reprises his role as Stephen Strange in the Doctor Strange sequel, joining Elizabeth Olsen's Wanda Maximoff. In the sequel, debutant Xochitl Gomez plays a young hero America Chavez, joining Benedict Wong, Rachel McAdams, and Chiwetel… read-more
Tags: Doctor Strange In The Multiverse of Madness, OTT Platforms, Disney+ Hotstar, Benedict Cumberbatch, doctor strange
Courtesy: DNA India
OTT Must Be Regulated In India, Says RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat expressed his concern saying uncontrolled content on OTT platforms could affect the country at the Vijayadashami event in Maharashtra's Nagpur. “After the outbreak of the pandemic, nearly every child has a mobile phone and what they watch on their cellphones is not controlled,” he said. He further said parents must protect their children instead of relying on the government to take action.
Tags: OTT Platforms, RSS Chief, Mohan Bhagwat, Content Regulation
Courtesy: India today
'Big Boss OTT' To Be Hosted By Film-Maker Karan Johar
After hosting multiple seasons of Koffee with Karan, film-maker "Karan Johar" will now host "Big Boss OTT", a mini version of the popular show "Big Boss" that will air on Voot from August 8th, 2021. Sharing his excitement on hosting Big Boss OTT Karan said, "I have always enjoyed hosting shows and now with Big Boss OTT it will surely be over the top."
Tags: Big Boss, karan Johar, voot, OTT Platforms
Courtesy: The Indian Express
ZEE5 Kicks-Off in the US; Priyanka Chopra-Jonas Unveils Content Slate
ZEE5 has been launched in the United States providing South Asian content. Priyanka Chopra-Jonas along with the Senior Business Officer Archana Anand unveiled their global brand campaign of highlighting stories from South Asia called "Welcome to South Asia: Stories from our world". Besides, the American audiences now have the access to the largest selection of South Asian and Indian content in the world.
Tags: Zee5, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, United States Of America, OTT Platforms
Courtesy: The Times of India
Filmaker Steven Spielberg, Netflix Signs Multi Movie Deal
In a joint statement, Netflix Inc welcomed famous filmmaker Steven Spielberg to its repertoire. Spielberg's studio Amblin Partners production has signed a deal with Netflix for multiple movies a year for the upcoming few years. The new agreement adds a high-profile figure to Netflix's catalog of talent. This comes at a time when a slew of competitors, including Walt Disney Co and Amazon.com Inc, are vying for online audiences.
Tags: Hollywood, OTT Platforms, Netflix, Steven Spielberg
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Netflix Drops 'Ray' Trailer Featuring Manoj Bajpayee, Kay Kay Menon
The trailer for a new anthology series ‘Ray’ by Netflix released on June 8. Featuring Manoj Bajpayee, Kay Kay Menon the series stars stellar talent of Gajraj Rao, Ali Fazal, Shweta Basu Prasad, Anindita Bose among others. Based on the writing of critically acclaimed filmmaker Satyajit Ray, the Netflix original is directed by Abhishek Chaubey, Srijit Mukherji and Vasan Bala. The multi-starrer web series will release on June 25.
Tags: Netflix, Manoj Bajpayee, OTT Platforms, anthology
Courtesy: The Hindustan Times