Master direct OTT release offer price revealed !
Sajid Ali -
Seems like until the lockdown is totally lifted and things get back to normal, we’ll hear the acronym OTT a lot. Theatre owners and film distributors are quite upset about the filmmakers opting for direct to web release. And the recent film which created a huge commotion and controversy was Jyotika starrer Ponmagal Vandhal. And yesterday we saw the ace director Mani Ratnam announcing his mega project to stream on Amazon Prime Video. And the money from it will help the film fraternity.
Among all the noise and chaos where one doesn’t know when the cinema theatres are about to open, film producers are in frenzy with their films which were ready for release before the lockdown. One among the most expected films of 2020 is Thalapathy’s Master directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj. Vijay’s upcoming film, Master was slated to release worldwide on April 9th, 2020. Since the lockdown, there have been many speculations on the release date for the film and the fans are very eager to know if Master will have a theatrical release due to the current OTT situation where most of the producers are opting for a direct to web release.
The speculations are still on, meanwhile, we hear from a reliable source that will shock the fans and the people from the industry.
The recent developments suggest that leading streaming platforms like Amazon Prime Video and Netflix have approached the makers of Master with a whopping offer close to 150crs for the direct to ott release on their respective platforms. But the production company is not interested to release Thalapathy Vijay's "Master" to any OTT platform for direct streaming. Though it will take some time, the team is strong on their decision to release the film first in theatres for the fans to enjoy.
Master is directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj produced by XB Film Creators in association with Seven Screen Studios. And the film is expected to release in 5 different languages Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Hindi.
Master theatrical release or direct OTT release, which one do you prefer? Please let us know in the comments below.