In the past few months, we’ve started to see more Disney+ Hotstar Originals from Malaysia and Indonesia released globally on Disney+. And it looks like we might start seeing some Indian Hotstar Specials beginning to roll out to more countries. Recently, Disney has announced a number of Indian Hotstar Specials, including movies and shows such […]

Later this month, Disney+ Hotstar is set to lose access to many shows from HBO, such as “The Last Of Us”, which will no doubt be a big blow for Disney+ Hotstar subscribers in India and make many question if they remain a subscriber.   And Disney+ Hotstar has already suffered from the huge loss of […]

Last month, it was revealed that HBO content like “The Last Of Us” and “Game Of Thrones” would be leaving Disney+ Hotstar at some point this year. And today, we’ve got confirmation, as the official Disney+ Hotstar help social media account has confirmed, that all of the HBO content will be unavailable on Disney+ Hotstar […]

Disney and the BBC Studios are teaming up once again, for a Telugu adaptation of the popular British series, “Deep Pixels”, which will be released on Disney+ Hotstar in India.  The six-part series will be produced by BBC Studios India and Tamada Media Ltd, with animation by Keyframe Studios, directed by Aditya Mandala, written by […]

As Disney starts to cut costs within its streaming division, unfortunately, Disney+ Hotstar subscribers in India are going to be losing access to HBO shows like “The Last Of Us” and “Game Of Thrones”. The deal between HBO and Star India was originally signed back in late 2015, when 20th Century Fox owned Star India, […]

Disney+ Hotstar has ordered a new reality series called “Moving In With Malaika” that follows the daily life of Malaika Arora, who is an actor and model, that has previously starred in “Survivor”, “Ranveer Vs Wild with Bear Grylls” and “The Voice”.  This new series will give Arora’s fans access to “her past, present, and […]

Disney has announced that the global blockbuster, “Brahmāstra Part One: Shiva,” which is the opening chapter in India’s first original cinematic universe, the Āstraverse, will be coming to Disney+ Hotstar in India on November 4th 2022. Inspired by deeply rooted concepts and tales from India’s ancient history yet set in the modern world, “Brahmāstra: Part […]

Last week, Disney Star won TV and digital rights to both men’s and women’s International Cricket Council global events through to the end of 2027. Disney wanted to secure some rights to some Indian cricket after they lost the auction for the digital India Premier League Cricket rights to Viacom18, which resulted in Disney lowering […]

Today, the International Cricket Council confirmed that Disney Star won the TV and digital rights to both men’s and women’s global events through to the end of 2027. Disney Star won following a single-round sealed bid process which has yielded a significant uplift to the rights fee from the previous cycle continuing the impressive growth […]

Disney’s international content and operations group has announced that it has appointed Sajith Sivanandan as executive vice president and head of Disney+ Hotstar. Sajith Sivanandan has previously worked at Google as the managing director and business head of Google Pay and Next Billion User Initiatives for the APAC region. He will be joining Disney in […]

Disney has announced that the upcoming “Game Of Thrones” prequel series, “House Of Dragons”, is going to be coming to Disney+ Hotstar in India from August 22nd 2022. It’s based on George R.R. Martin’s “Fire & Blood,” the series, set 200 years before the events of “Game of Thrones,” tells the story of House Targaryen. […]

Hindi cinema star Kajol has announced that she is going to be starring in a brand new streaming series for Disney+ Hotstar. In a statement, Kajol said: “Exploring new formats is always a challenge, but it’s a great thing as I love to take challenges head-on.  Being an avid fan of digital series, the concept […]

Disney’s 20th Century Studios has released a new trailer for the upcoming film, “Brahmāstra”, which is coming to cinemas around the world on September 9th 2022. “Brahmāstra” – the Trilogy, is a 3-part film franchise and the beginning of India’s first original universe The Astraverse. It is a new original cinematic universe inspired by deeply […]