Shamshera OTT Release Date: Ranbir Kapoor starrer will debut in theatres on July 22, 2022. Here’s when it will make its digital premiere.
Ranbir Kapoor’s long-awaited period action drama movie Shamshera is in news for a few days. Last week, a poster of the movie got leaked online, and the fans went crazy over Ranbir’s deadly look. YRF was quick to take action. The production house officially released the first look poster of Shamshera in three different languages, also confirming the release date. Shamshera will hit the big screens on July 22, 2022. Besides this, there is a major update on the digital premiere of the movie. Here’s everything you need to know about Shamshera’s OTT digital release.
Shamshera OTT Platform and Digital Rights
Shamshera is a part of a deal that YRF signed with streaming giant Amazon Prime Video. According to the deal made in 2021, Prime Video acquired the post-theatrical digital streaming rights of four YRF movies, Bunty Aur Babli 2, Prithviraj, Jayeshbhai Jordaar, and Shamshera.
YRF has an open-ended contract with Amazon Prime Video with prices locked for 4 weeks to 8 weeks. As per the contract, the production house can opt for a 4-week to 8-week ott release based on the film’s performance at the box office.
Bunty Aur Babli 2 and Jayeshbhai Jordaar made their OTT debut on Amazon Prime 4 weeks after their theatrical release. Akshay Kumar’s Samrat Prithviraj will also follow the same suit.
Shamshera OTT Release Date on Prime Video
According to a report by Bollywood Hungama, Sharmshera will make its digital debut on Prime Video four weeks after its theatrical release. A source close to the production house claims that the release was initially planned for eight weeks after their theatrical premiere. However, with the streaming platform (Prime Video) offering a premium for a release after four weeks, Aditya Chopra decided to opt for the same.
So, with this calculation, Shamshera will make its OTT debut on Prime Video on Aug 19, 2022.
More about Shamshera
Directed by Karan Malhotra, Shamshera is a period action drama. It stars Ranbir Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, and Vaani Kapoor in lead roles. The movie is set in the 1800s and is about a dacoit tribe who took charge in the fight for their rights and independence against the British.