Walt Disney celebrates Disney+ Day on November 12 to thank subscribers with new content

Mumbai: On Friday, November 12, the Walt Disney Company will host Disney+ Day, a global celebration that will come to life across all dimensions of the company. Subscribers of Disney+ Hotstar will be treated to new, exciting content releases, one of them being Hotstar Specials’ series Special Ops 1.5, the highly anticipated addition to the […]

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Disney+ Hotstar to exclusively stream the warm-up matches of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021

Mumbai: T20 extravaganza takes center-stage as another edition of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup dawns over the horizon. Disney+ Hotstar will exclusively livestream all the warm-up matches of the top eight teams along with the main event matches which are slated to start from October 17. These warm-up matches promise to be a ‘battle […]

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Here are five edge-of-the-seat spy thrillers including Akshay Kumar-starrer Bell Bottom

It’s always exciting to watch an intense suspense thriller for it’s filled with gripping chase sequences, scheming villains, and a whole lot more. While we are always aware of the reality of a spy it’s their nail-biting escape from death that makes the film an edge-of-the-seat thriller. With most of these spy movies based on […]

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Sachin Pilgaonkar is all praise for Shriyam Bhagnani for her role in City of Dreams

Mumbai: Shriyam Bhagnani is basking in all the glory for the amazing feedback she is receiving for her character Tanya Mehta in Nagesh Kukunoor’s City of Dreams Season 2. The actress has previously worked in films like Baaghi 2 and Batti Gul Meter Chalu and her current series City of Dreams 2 starring Atul Kulkarni, […]

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Streaming war heating up as Disney+ Hotstar announces new subscription plans in India

Mumbai: Following a massively successful year where Disney+ Hotstar outpaced its competitors by a mile, the Walt Disney-owned OTT platform has announced a brand-new subscription pricing model in the hopes of further improving its industry-leading subscriber base and catering to a larger audience. As of the start of Q2 in 2021, Hotstar’s total subscriber base […]

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Weekly releases or bingeing: Which is better for OTT platforms?

The OTT sector heralded one of the biggest changes in entertainment viewership when Netflix arrived on the scene; upending the traditional weekly scheduling format of television networks in favour of the “binge”. By eliminating the adherence to a release schedule, Netflix enabled users to view whole seasons of TV shows, or multiple movies back-to-back, in […]

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Jimmy Sheirgill-starrer crime thriller Collar Bomb about a cop’s race against time launching on Disney+ Hotstar VIP

Mumbai: With a ticking bomb taking hold of his beloved town, can police officer Manoj Hesi win the race against time, catch the evil mastermind, protect innocent lives…  and himself? Watch a perplexing mystery unfold in Collar Bomb, a high-stakes thriller that follows top cop Manoj Hesi as he strives to stop a suicide bomber […]

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Disney+ Hotstar to launch the dubs for Marvel Studio’s latest series Loki in Tamil and Telugu

Mumbai: Following the phenomenal success of the premiere of Marvel Studios’ Loki in English and Hindi, Disney+ Hotstar is setting the bar high with its incredible cast and scintillating storyline and is ready to unravel its mysterious adventures for fans across the country in Tamil and Telugu. Directed by Kate Herron and written by Michael […]

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Leading streaming platforms sign self-regulation code

New Delhi: The Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) today announced the adoption of a comprehensive Implementation Toolkit (“Tool Kit”) which is in furtherance to the Universal Self-Regulation Code (“Code”) for Online Curated Content Providers (OCCP) that was put in motion on September 04, 2020. Seventeen leading streaming platforms have signed the code. They […]

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Reasons why ‘Criminal Justice: Behind Closed Doors’ makes for a perfect binge-watch

The first season of Criminal Justice proved to be a gamechanger with its gripping storyline and stellar performances. Following its success, Applause Entertainment, in association with BBC Studios, recently released the next riveting chapter titled Criminal Justice: Behind Closed Doors on Disney + Hotstar, which brings to light a new story, fresh characters with the return of the much-loved […]

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