The Kerala Story OTT Release Date Announced Finally

The Kerala Story OTT Release Date Announced

The Kerala Story OTT Release Date:

The film “The Kerala Story,” directed by Sudipto Sen and produced by Vipul Amrutlal Shah, hit theaters on May 5, 2023, and turned out to be a surprise hit, earning a whopping Rs 242.20 crore at the box office. Despite earlier rumors about an OTT release in December, it’s officially confirmed to stream on Zee5, premiering on February 16. Lead actress Adah Sharma shared the news on Instagram, expressing her excitement.

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Initially slated for a June 23, 2023 release on OTT, the film faced difficulties finding a suitable platform. Director Sudipto Sen revealed the challenges in securing a deal with any major OTT platform, suggesting industry backlash due to the film’s box office success.

“The Kerala Story” delves into the harrowing tale of a Hindu woman from Kerala, played by Adah Sharma, who is coerced into embracing Islam and sent to Syria, where she is compelled to join the ISIS terrorist organization and endure torment. Despite the controversy surrounding its release, the film resonated with audiences and garnered significant attention.

The movie’s narrative, claiming to depict real-life events, stirred controversy, especially regarding its portrayal of forced conversions and involvement with ISIS. However, its success at the box office speaks volumes about its impact on viewers.

Adah Sharma’s announcement of the film’s OTT debut was met with enthusiasm from fans eagerly awaiting its digital release. Alongside Adah, other key cast members include Yogita Bihani, Sonia Balani, Siddhi Idnani, and Devadarshini.

The controversy surrounding the film, particularly its portrayal of events and estimated figures, sparked debate and drew attention from political figures. Despite challenges, “The Kerala Story” emerged as a box office success, highlighting its relevance and impact on audiences.

Ultimately, “The Kerala Story” will make its long-awaited OTT debut on February 16, 2024, offering viewers an opportunity to experience its powerful narrative and themes on a digital platform.

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