Prithviraj: OTT Release Date, Cast, Digital Rights and More
Prithviraj OTT Release Date

Akshay Kumar has a big lineup of movies scheduled to release in the next couple of years. One of the most anticipated movies among these is the historical epic action-drama Prithviraj. The movie is based on the life of Prithviraj Chauhan, a legendary Hindu Rajput warrior king of the Chahamana Dynasty. Prithviraj marks the Bollywood debut of Manushi Chhillar, the winner of the Miss World 2017 pageant. Akshay Kumar’s fans are eagerly waiting for the release of the movie as it is probably the first time he is appearing in a historical biopic. Here’s everything you need to know about Prithviraj.

Prithviraj Star Cast

The epic historic drama stars Akshay Kumar, Manushi Chhillar, Sonu Sood, Sanjay Dutt and Ashutosh Rana in lead roles. Akshay Kumar is in the titular role of Prithviraj Chauhan. Manushi plays Prithvira’s beloved wife Sanyogita. Here’s a look at the full star cast of the movie:

  • Akshay Kumar as Prithviraj Chauhan
  • Sanjay Dutt
  • Manushi Chhillar as Sanyogita
  • Manav Vij as Muhammad Ghori
  • Sonu Sood as Chand Bardai, an Indian poet who composed Prithviraj Raso, a Braj Bhasha epic poem about the life of Prithviraj Chauhan.
  • Ashutosh Rana as Jayachandra
  • Sakshi Tanwar
  • Lalit Tiwari as Anangpal Tomar
  • Ajoy Chakrabarty
  • Deependra Singh
  • Govind Pandey as Pajawan
  • Nikkita Chadha

When will Prithviraj Released on Theatres?

The movie was earlier announced to release in theatres on Nov 13,2020, coinciding with Diwali. However, it was postponed due to a production halt between March to October 2020 thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.Prithviraj will now release in theatres on Jan 21, 2022, coinciding with Republic day.

Prithviraj Digital Rights

Recently, the streaming giant Amazon Prime Video acquired the streaming rights of four upcoming movies from Yash Raj Films. The huge Rs 200 crores deal includes movies, Bunty Aur Babli 2, Prithviraj, Jayeshbhai Jordaar and Shamshera. All these movies will be released on Prime after four weeks of their theatrical release.

Prithviraj Trailer

The official trailer of Prithviraj will launch next week (Nov 15 to Nov 21). It will be attached to the prints of Bunty Aur Babli 2, releasing on Nov 19, 2021. Take a look at the tweet from trade expert Taran Adarsh:

When is ‘Prithviraj’ releases on Amazon Prime Video?

As per YRF’s deal with Amazon Prime Video, Prithviraj will digitally premiere on the streaming service four weeks after its theatrical release. Akshay Kumar’s epic drama will release in theatres on Jan 26, 2022. So, we can expect it to start streaming on Prime from Feb 23, 2022.

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