Amazon Prime Video premiered the Tamil period sports drama Sarpatta Parambarai as part of its Prime Day lineup on 22nd July. Directed by Pa Ranjith, the Arya starrer movie was applauded by the audience across the globe and received rave reviews from the critics. With the highest number of streamers enjoying the content on the service, Amazon Prime Video India saw its best ever viewership in the month leading-up to Prime Day, with 3200+ towns and cities in India and in over 150+ countries and territories globally watching south movies, including Sarpatta Parambarai.
Set in the 70s, the film brought out the unseen side of North Madras along with familiarising the audience across 150 countries and territories with the various boxing clans of Madras. Along with Arya, the film also stars Pasupathy, John Vijay, Santhosh Prathap, John Kokken, Sanchana Natarajan and Dushara Vijayan in prominent roles.
Talking about Sarpatta Parambarai’s success on the streaming service, Actor Arya said, “Sarpatta Parambarai is an incredibly special project! Blood, sweat and tears – I gave it my all. But the overwhelming love and appreciation I am getting from fans not just in India, but across the world makes all the effort worthwhile. I am really thrilled that with Sarpatta Parambarai releasing on Amazon Prime Video as part of Prime Day line-up, audiences across the world could catch the film, at any time and screen of their convenience. The fact that audiences in over 150 countries and territories watched the movie within ten days of launch feels surreal! I want to take a moment to thank my fans, and everyone in the team that contributed to making the movie what it is. A shout out to Amazon, for taking the movie to cinema lovers across the globe. It is really heartening to see your hard work and dedication paying off!”