Mumbai: Amazon Prime Video announces one of its biggest movie acquisitions to date,the mega blockbuster, Padmaavat. Through this deal with Sanjay LeelaBhansali Films and Viacom18 Motion Pictures, Amazon Prime Video will be the digital home for Padmaavat, the first and only place for customers to stream the most-awaited romantic period drama of the year. Padmaavat will premiere on Prime Video on March 27, 2018, within weeks of its theatrical release.
Vijay Subramaniam, Director, Content, Amazon Prime Video India, said “Our promise to offer the latest, exclusive and the most awaited content to our customers is truly exemplified with bringing Padmaavatto Prime Video, exclusively for our customers. Padmaavat has been one of the biggest releases of the year and Sanjay LeelaBhansali’s grand vision came to life through stellar on-screen performances by some of the best talentin Bollywood.We are proud and excitedto associate with Sanjay LeelaBhansali and Viacom18 Motion Pictures for the worldwide digital premiere of Padmaavat exclusively on Amazon Prime Video.”
Set in the period of the Delhi Sultanate, Padmaavat is a rendition of the story of AlauddinKhilji, the second ruler of the Khilji dynasty, and his obsessive love for the queen of Mewar, Rani Padmini. Directed by Sanjay LeelaBhansali, Padmaavat stars DeepikaPadukone, Ranveer Singh and ShahidKapur in the lead, supported by Sanjay Dutt, Jim Sarbh, SonuSood, AditiRaoHydari and many such extremely talented actors. The film is produced by Viacom18 Motion Pictures and Sanjay LeelaBhansali Films.
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