Bhediya OTT Release date- In a new development in the Indian film industry, Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon’s ‘Bhediya’ will be releasing on an OTT platform, months after its theatrical release. The movie was directed by Amar Kaushik and also features Dipak Dobriyal, Abhishek Banerjee in key roles. Jio Cinema, the app that holds the live streaming rights of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023, La Liga and other events, will be streaming ‘Bhediya’ on April 21, 2023. In this article, we will discuss the new trend of releasing movies on OTT platforms and its impact on the Indian film industry.
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The New Way to Showcase Films
The traditional way of releasing a movie in India is through theatres. The box office collections determine the success of a movie. However, with the emergence of OTT platforms, a new way of showcasing films has come into existence. OTT platforms offer convenience and flexibility to viewers, allowing them to watch movies anytime and anywhere. The COVID-19 pandemic has also accelerated the growth of OTT platforms, as people were confined to their homes, looking for entertainment options.
Impact on the Indian Film Industry
The trend of releasing movies on OTT platforms has both positive and negative impacts on the Indian film industry. On the one hand, it offers an additional revenue stream for filmmakers, who can now sell their movies to OTT platforms after the theatrical release. On the other hand, it could affect the traditional box office collections, as viewers prefer to watch movies on OTT platforms. Moreover, not all movies are suitable for OTT release, as some movies are designed for the big screen experience.
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Jio Cinema’s Offerings Bhediya on OTT
Jio Cinema offers a wide range of entertainment options to viewers. It has a vast library of movies, TV shows, web series and sports events. Jio Cinema has acquired the live streaming rights for IPL 2023, La Liga and other sports events, making it a one-stop destination for sports fans. The app also aired FIFA World Cup 2022, further expanding its offerings.
Q1. Was ‘Bhediya’ a hit film?
A1. Bhediya’s box office collection was modest at Rs 66.65 crore.
Q2. When is Varun Dhawan’s birthday?
A2. Varun Dhawan’s birthday is on April 24.
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In conclusion, the trend of releasing movies on OTT platforms is a new way to showcase films. It offers convenience and flexibility to viewers, but it could also affect the traditional box office collections. Jio Cinema’s offering of ‘Bhediya’ on its platform is a significant development in the Indian film industry, and it remains to be seen how this trend will impact the industry in the long run.