After Sooryavanshi, Kesari and Good News, Karan Johar is coming up with Akshay Kumar in his upcoming film Selfie. Its release date is being told on February 24 next year. Trade pundits claim that Selfie will also be released directly on OTT. It will come on Disney Plus Hotstar. Akshay Kumar’s Laxmi has also been released on this platform. Katputli is releasing on 2nd September. Close friends of Karan Johar have also shared important information about the upcoming films from his banner.
Sources in Dainik Bhaskar told that there are also many web series lineup from Karan’s side. His web series has been released on Netflix under the banner of Dharmatics. Will continue to come on the same platform in future too, but next two to three projects will come on Amazon Prime. This has happened after the film Gaheriyaan, as it came on Amazon Prime.
The co-producer partner for big budget films from Karan’s film wing Dharma is now Viacom18. Karan’s Rocky and Rani ki love story will release in theaters in partnership with Viacom18. It stars Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in the lead. If the question remains of the selfie with Akshay Kumar, it will be released direct to OTT.
Trade experts believe that any Bollywood producers who have announced the Hindi remake of South before Kovid, will be less likely to release theatrical release. Instead they will be released on Direct to OTT. In the coming days, there will be announcements from Karan Johar and other producers about this. It is worth noting that mid-budget films like Gheehiyaan will continue to be made under the banner of Karan Johar.
Here, in her recent release Liger, her co-producer Charmi Kaur said on record that she has ten more scripts to be developed next. In these projects too, she would like to collaborate with Karan Johar. It will be interesting to see how long the announcements will be on them.