Akshay Kumar’s upcoming film ‘Laxmi Bomb’ was the first film that was being thought of releasing on the OTT platform by not releasing in theaters.
Disney + Hotstar is set to make a big announcement at 4.30 pm today, which will include stars like Alia Bhatt, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Varun Dhawan and Abhishek Bachchan. Streaming services company Disney + Hotstar is making this announcement available through the social media platform. Although the company has not yet revealed what the announcement is going to be about, it has been named “Bollywood’s home delivery” and the announcement may be related to theaters closed in India during the Corona virus epidemic. . It is believed that the upcoming Bollywood films of these stars will be released directly on the streaming platform. Some of the reports surfaced in June have also claimed this.
Out of the five stars given above, Akshay Kumar’s upcoming film ‘Lakshmi Bomb’ was the first film that was being thought of releasing on the OTT platform by not releasing it in theaters. In April, it was also claimed that Akshay Kumar and film director Raghav Lawrence are in talks with Disney + Hotstar in this regard. It was being told that the post production work of the film was pending, which was to be finished by June and ready for release. Disney-owned Fox Star Studios is the distributor for the film, which is believed to be released on the Disney platform.
Fox Star Studios is the distributor of Alia Bhatt’s upcoming film, ‘Sadak 2’ directed by Mahesh Bhatt. An interview given to PTIMahesh Batt had told that Road 2 will be released directly on the streaming platform, due to which it is now indicated that it may be released on Disney + Hotstar which will be announced later this evening.
As reported by Bollywood Hungama , two films of Ajay Devgan can be released on Disney + Hotstar. Both films are made under Ajay Devgan’s FFilms banner. The first Ajay Devgan starrer film is ‘Bhuj: The Pride of India’, while the second is Abhishek Bachchan starrer biopic film ‘The Big Bull’.
Talking about Varun Dhawan, his upcoming film is ‘Coolie Number One Remake’. According to reports of Bollywood Hungama , Dhawan will be hosting the event at 4.30 pm today, and it may be announced that his Coolie Number One film will also be released on Disney + Hotstar.
The same website has also claimed that Kriti Sanon starrer film ‘Mimi’, Kunal Khemu’s comedy film ‘Lootcase’, Jahnavi Kapoor’s horror comedy ‘Roohi Afzana’, Radhika Madan starrer romantic drama ‘Shiddat’ and romantic directed by Faruk Kabir The thriller ‘Khuda Hafiz’ can also be released on Disney + Hotstar.
As per Bollywood Hungama reports, every Friday after July 24 Sushant Singh Rajput’s ‘Dil Bechara’, the above films will be released on Disney + Hotstar.