It is all but confirmed that Venkatesh’s Narappa, the Telugu remake of Dhanush’s Asuran is set to premiere directly on Amazon Prime Video. Suresh Productions, who are bankrolling the project is set to drop a big update on the same today.
Suresh Productions will be officially announcing Narappa’s OTT release on Tuesday and unveil a relevant poster to publicize the same.
In all likelihood, Narappa will be premiering on Amazon Prime Video on 24th July and the same will be officially announced by Suresh Productions tomorrow, say sources close to the unit.
Narappa will be the first Telugu biggie to premiere on OTT since the onset of Covid. Interestingly enough, another one of Venkatesh’s films, Drushyam 2 is also heading the OTT way. This film will be premiering on Disney+ Hotstar sooner than later.
As for Narappa, the film stars Venkatesh and Priyamani in the lead roles. The intense social drama is directed by Srikanth Addala who is known for making sensible films. Suresh Productions who acquired the Telugu remake rights of Asuran bankrolled the Venkatesh starrer.
Suresh Productions is also contemplating the idea of selling off the digital rights of Rana’s Virata Parvam to Netflix. Related discussions are underway already but a deal is yet to be stuck.