Sushant Singh Rajput’s last film ‘Dil Bechara’, which released on July 24, 2020, received a huge response from the audiences once it released on the OTT platform Disney+Hotstar at 7 pm. The movie has also given the platform its highest Indian content views till date.
‘Dil Bechara’, was available to all audiences for free. The OTT platform had taken the initiative seeing the initial response the film received. According to a report on Box Office India, the movie has even managed to beat Shoojit Sircar’s ‘Gulabo Sitabo’, which premiered on Amazon Prime on June 12, 2020.
‘Dil Bechara’ launched Mukesh Chhabra as a director, and Sanjana Sanghi as an actor in Bollywood. She had appeared in cameo roles in ‘Rockstar’, ‘Hindi Medium’ and ‘Fukrey Returns’ before bagging a lead role opposite Sushant.
Amitabh Bachchan-Ayushmann Khurrana starring ‘Gulabo Sitabo’ could not release in theatres due to COVID-19 pandemic. Due to the same, Bollywood movies are now giving competition to Indian web shows which have been loved and absorbed by the audiences before coronavirus situation.