With theatres being shut over 5 months now, a number of movies have already opted for a direct-to-OTT launch, and among the many most anticipated and awaited big-budget ones is actor Akshay Kumar’s Laxmmi Bomb that’s introduced to launch on Disney Plus Hotstar.
Nonetheless, some studies have claimed that the movie has been pulled out from the OTT platforms, and makers have determined to attend for cinemas to reopen, and launch it theatrically solely.
Rubbishing these baseless allegations floating round in some sections of the media, HT Metropolis has now completely learnt that Laxmmi Bomb may be very a lot releasing on the determined OTT platform, and as per schedule in November.
A supply confirms, “No, Laxmmi Bomb is just not being pulled out of the OTT platform. These are completely pretend tales which haven’t any that means. Disney Hotstar is totally going forward with its plan to launch Laxxmi Bomb.”
The studies additionally said that the movie was set to launch on Kumar’s birthday on September 9, however this declare additionally seems to be unfaithful.
“Laxmmi Bomb was by no means meant to launch on Akshay’s birthday, which is day after. So, the OTT platform is certainly going forward with their plan or releasing the movie in November and the date isn’t determined but,” the supply provides.
Kumar’s one other movie, Sooryavanshi – that was to launch in March – was postponed as a result of onset of pandemic and it had been ready since for a theatrical launch. Although it was introduced someday again that it could hit the massive screens on Diwali, makers later mentioned that if theatres don’t reopen even then, they may think about alternate choices together with an OTT launch.