New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Streaming platforms are not looking at taking advantage of the closure of cinema halls amid the pandemic, says ALTBalaji CEO Nachiket Pantvaidya, adding that Direct-to-OTT release is the need of the hour.

Sushant couldn't sleep for nights post #metoo charge: 'Pavitra Rishta' director

Sushant couldn't sleep for nights post #metoo charge: 'Pavitra Rishta' director

Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput could not sleep at nights when he was accused of sexual harassment in October 2018, in the wake of the MeToo movement.

Vishal Dadlani works from home for 'Indian Idol 12' promo

Vishal Dadlani works from home for 'Indian Idol 12' promo

Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Singer-composer Vishal Dadlani has shot for the promo of the popular reality show, Indian Idol, at home.

Alyssa Milano on her horrible battle with Covid-19

Alyssa Milano on her horrible battle with Covid-19

Los Angeles, Aug 6 (IANS) Actress Alyssa Milano has opened up about her battle with Covid-19, saying she felt she was dying.

'Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi' actor Sameer Sharma commits suicide

'Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi' actor Sameer Sharma commits suicide

Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) Television actor Sameer Sharma has allegedly ended his life by committing suicide. He was 44.

Gajraj Rao backs OTT for content, big screen for big impact

Gajraj Rao backs OTT for content, big screen for big impact

New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Actor Gajraj Rao feels the web has emerged as an important platform for content-driven shows and films but to get the right impact for big films, one will always have to return to the big screen.

Samir Kochhar to host an interactive show

Samir Kochhar to host an interactive show

Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) Anchor-actor Samir Kochhar returns as host of a new show that lets people bid and win prizes.  

'Mulan' skips theatrical release, to open on OTT

'Mulan' skips theatrical release, to open on OTT

Los Angeles, Aug 5 (IANS) The much-delayed live action remake of Mulan will be skipping traditional theatrical window to release on a streaming platform, but for a price.