There were a lot of buzz that would these films would be releasing directly on OTT platforms just as how jio studios angrezi medium directed by homi adajania was released on Disney plus hotstar directly last week.
Angrezi medium which released on March 13 did a collection of 10.50cr till 15th of march and so it’s growth was abandoned at the box office due to the coronavirus groeth taking in india leading to closure of theatres across the country. The film’s budget was 36 crore.
There was question on everyone’s mind that will 83 and sooryavanshi both will release on OTT platforms.. well the answer is they will release directly in theatres when everything will be fine.
However, Reliance Entertainment Group CEO, Shibasish Sarkar has confirmed that the films won’t hit the OTT platforms directly. While talking to Bollywood Hungama, Shibasish said, “As per the situation right now, we foresee that even if the normalcy takes another 3-6 months of time, we are mentally clear that we want to give both the films a proper theatrical release.”
But the audience in India may have to wait extra for release date depending on the situation in other countries which are also major territories for Bollywood. Shibasish added, “We would wait for normalcy to return not just in India but the main global markets as well like North America, Middle East and the UK. There has to be some semblance of normalcy in these territories. Until then, we’ll hold the film’s theatrical release.”
Sooryavanshi, directed by rohit shetty makimg the film it’s 4th cop universe while 83 directed by kabir khan describes the journey of india winning their maiden world cup in 1983 at lords! Both the films is produced by reliance entertainment and will release in theaters on the right time!