Sushant Singh Rajput
's last film Dil Bechara
premiered on Friday on Disney+HotStar. Since its premiere at 7:30 pm, the OTT platform has received a lot of traffic. It looks like the unprecedented traffic crashed the website last night. Several users took to social media to talk about constant buffering and the subsequent crash. Director Hansal Mehta was one of them. "And HotStar has crashed...," Mehta tweeted.
The film is available to stream to both subscribers as well as non-subscribers. Hence, the unprecedented traffic. This could have been the cause of the crash.
Dil Bechara has become an internet sensation as millions have streamed in to celebrate the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
Dil Bechara is a Bollywood adaptation of the hit film and book by John Green - The Fault In Our Stars. The film follows the love that blooms between two terminally ill youngsters. The two main characters Kazie Basu and Immanuel Rajkumar Junior or Manny meet at a cancer support group. The film follows the journey that the two embark on - to live life to the fullest before the inevitable occurs.
The film also features Swastika Mukherjee, Saswata Chatterjee, and Saif Ali Khan in prominent roles. Helmed by Mukesh Chhabra and produced by Fox Star Studios, the film has music by AR Rahman.
Dil Bechara set records with a perfect score of 10 on IMDB. The film achieved the feat hours after its premiere.
Currently, after more than 12 hours after the film's digital release, the IMDB rating stands at 9.8 with over 23,112 reviews. Fans of the late actor have taken to social media to celebrate him with photos and videos of them streaming the film.