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Ishaa Saha: Bengali OTT needs more exploration within constraints

Bengali actress Ishaa Saha is gearing up for her next web series, Paashbalish, where she reunited with Suhotro Mukhopadhyay and Saurav Das. Ahead of the show's May 10 premiere on Zee5, Ishaa speaks to IBNS correspondent Souvik Ghosh... Excerpts...

'Aavesham' actor Fahadh Faasil says Malayalam cinema unlike other industries lacks OTT backing

Actor Fahadh Faasil, whose last release 'Aavesham' has created ripples in the box office, has raised concern over Malayalam cinema lacking the backing from the Over-the-top (OTT).

HanuMan's Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada versions to stream on OTT from this date

Telugu language superhero film HanuMan's Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada versions to get streamed on a digital platform soon.

Amazon miniTV launches 'Slum Golf' poster in Mumbai's Chembur

Mumbai: Amazon miniTV launched a 35,000 sq. ft poster of sports drama series 'Slum Golf' in the slums of Mumbai's Chembur on Friday.

Raima Sen's first look from 'Kolonko' out on her birthday

Kolkata/IBNS: Raima Sen's first look from her upcoming web series 'Kolonko' was unveiled by the maker Hoichoi on the occasion of the actress' birthday on Tuesday.

Hoichoi announces new content slate; Chiranjit Chakraborty, Debasree Roy, Mimi Chakraborty set for OTT debut

Kolkata/IBNS: Tollywood veterans Chiranjit Chakraborty, Debasree Roy and actress-MP Mimi Chakraborty are set for their OTT debut with Hoichoi, which has now announced its new content slate for the seventh season. 

Surinder Films acquires OTT platform Addatimes

Kolkata/IBNS: Amid a steep rise in online content viewing habits, production company Surinder Films has acquired Bengali OTT platform Addatimes.

Film industry won't survive without good writers: Anjan Dutt

Filmmaker-actor Anjan Dutt's web series Seven, which stars Suprobhat Das, Rahul Banerjee, Gaurav Chakrabarty, Ridhima Ghosh and Ankita Chakraborty in the lead, is waiting for its Mar 17 release. IBNS correspondent Souvik Ghosh catches up with Dutt on the Zee5 series, thrillers and more. Excerpts...

Indubala Bhaater Hotel a lifetime experience for me: Subhashree Ganguly

Bengali actor Subhashree Ganguly is the latest Tollywood star to plunge into the OTT world and her first project is Debaloy Bhattacharya's Indubala Bhaater Hotel, which is an adaptation from Kallol Lahiri's novel of the same name. Ahead of the show's Mar 8 premiere on Hoichoi, IBNS correspondent Souvik Ghosh catches up with the actor for a candid chat... 

OTT, TV, films should co-exist: Actor Oindrila Sen making digital debut with Shwetkali

After working on television for years, actor Oindrila Sen is all set for her digital debut with Zee5 web series Shwetkali, which premieres on Feb 24. Ahead of the premiere, IBNS correspondent Souvik Ghosh catches up with Oindrila on a receding winter afternoon. Excerpts...

OTT platform AAO NXT launches AAO NXT Bangla, plans to develop hyper local content

Kolkata/IBNS: Odisha's first independent OTT platform, AAO NXT has launched AAO NXT Bangla for creating content in the Bengali language.

Bhutanese woman Nyema Zam gift world a new OTT platform- Samuh

A Bhutanese woman has taken inspiration from the success of Netflix and created her own OTT platform named Samuh.

5 OTT Shows that we are looking forward to in 2023

Mumbai: There are numerous possibilities for binge-watching television series on over-the-top (OTT) platforms, but only a few are worthy of our time. To make things easier for our readers, we've compiled a list of some of the most exciting upcoming events.

OTT platforms and traditional cinema theatres to co-exist: Director Mahesh Narayanan at IFFI

Panaji: Online streaming platforms and traditional cinema theatres are going to co-exist, said Mahesh Narayanan, Director of the film Ariyippu which is being screened at the Indian Panorama section of 53rd International Film Festival of India.

People are preferring to engage with high quality but short duration content: Natak Pictures Founder

IBNS Correspondent Nitin Waghela interacts with Natak Pictures Founder and CCO Rahul Bhatnagar to understand the realm of short films, and the role that OTT plays in current times.