The rise and rise of indie content creators as streaming wars heat up

We have seen the rise of the OTT industry, the decline of mainstream media outlets, and the growth of OTT titans such as Netflix and Disney+. When appraising this industry at large, it is easy to localise our focus onto micro-level competition between individual platforms, or even the industry’s rise against the traditional movie and […]

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SonyLIV brings light-hearted family drama Potluck

Mumbai: Homegrown OTT platform SonyLIV brings a light-hearted family drama Potluck, which highlights the importance of family bonding and togetherness. Govind Shastri, the family head, wishes to bring his family closer after his retirement. He and his wife hatch a plan of a fake illness that forces his daughter and two married sons to come […]

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SonyLIV’s new-age web show Chutzpah to premiere on July 23

Mumbai: SonyLIV’s new-age web show Chutzpah that marks the OTT debut of Dinesh Vijan’s Maddock Outsider, showcases the relevance of internet and social media in everyone’s life, especially youth. Featuring Gen-X popular actors Varun Sharma, Manjot Singh, Gautam Mehra, Tanya Maniktala, Elnaaz Norouzi and Kshitij Chauhan amongst others, ‘Chutzpah’ gives a sneak peak into the […]

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Five Indian web series that best describe the trials and tribulations of unrequited love

Mumbai: There’s nothing worse than being stuck in a situation of ek tarfa pyaar and love stories that never quite make it to their happy ending. Unrequited love has it all — longing, self-doubt, guilt, desperation and heartache about why your feelings aren’t being reciprocated. What’s more is that it’s a feeling that many of us have experienced at some point in […]

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Make Father’s Day special with these screen daddies

Mumbai: Fathers are the strength of the family; they are a beacon of wisdom and every child’s first hero. Under their strong exteriors and iron clad personas, there lies a caregiver and a protector. So, this Father’s Day celebrate your dad with a day by binge-watching these fascinating stories. Here is an eclectic blend: Scam […]

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Five titles based on real-life personalities as we wait for Ramalinga Raju’s biopic

Mumbai: Applause Entertainment recently announced a biopic on the life of former CEO of Satyam Computer Services. The biopic will be based on Kingshuk Nag’s book The Double Life of Ramalinga Raju published in 2009. The story of Ramalinga Raju’s unbridled ambition will surely make for a riveting plot as it focuses on his endeavor […]

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