Tamannaah, Kajal Agarwal, Vani Bhojan, Venkat Prabhu's digital debut with Disney Hotstar !
by Rinku Gupta
Disney+ Hotstar VIP has managed to get a slate of top Kollywood stars and directors on board, to make an impactful entry into the vast market for Tamil film and web-series content.
Touting itself as ' the next-gen personal screen for Tamilians' the OTT platform adds Tamil Hotstar Specials shows and Kollywood movies-before-theatre to its digital portfolio. Several originals are coming up for release on the platform, roping in top actors, directors and crew.
With 'November Story, a Crime-Thriller, Tamannaah Bhatia enters the digital space.
With 'Live Telecast' Kajal Aggarwal makes her digital debut with a Horror genre web-series along with Vaibhav and Anandhi. The series is directed by Venkat Prabhu. The director revealed on Koffee With Kollywood today that he has tried to reach another set of audiences through this venture, a step away from his usual urban stories.
'My Perfect Husband' is a Comedy Drama, starring Sathyaraj and Seetha.
'Triples' is a Comedy starring Jai Sampath and Vani Bhojan and is produced by Karthik Subbaraj.
Amazon Prime, Zee5 and Netflix have already stepped into the Tamil entertainment market with originals and new direct releases. Now Disney Hotstar is upping the ante to grab a share of the vast market for Tamil content on OTT world wide. In the meantime, it's a win win for the viewer!