Nithiin's film, Bheeshma hit the theatres 21 February 2020. With the lockdown in place, the makers have decided to air the film of OTT platforms rather than having a re-release. The film will be available to stream on Netflix and Sunnxt on April 25th.
Nithiin took to Twitter to make the announcement. He posted a poster of the film with the release date. He wrote, "For all those asking!! BHEESHMA makes its digital debut on 25th April only on @sunnxt and @netflix FINALLYYYY!! @VenkyKudumula @iamRashmika @SitharaEnts."
The production studio also made the announcement with a different poster of the film. They wrote," #Bheeshma world digital premiere on 25th April on @sunnxt & @netflix @actor_nithiin @iamRashmika @VenkyKudumula@saisriram_dop @sahisuresh @SVR4446 @vamsi84 @adityamusic"
Bheeshma is a romantic comedy. Apart from Nithiin, the film stars Rashmika Mandanna in the lead role. The film also stars Jisshnu Sengupta, Anant Nag, Vennela Kishore in pivotal roles. It also stars Naresh VK, Kalyani Natarajan, Raghu Babu, and Sampath in supporting roles. Venky Kudumula wrote and directed the film. Suryadevara Nagavamsi produced the film under Sithara Entertainments with Mahati Swara Sagar handling music composition.
The film follows the tale of two people named Bheeshma. One played by Nithiin and the other by Anant Nag. The film marked the return of the Sandalwood actor Anant Nag to the Telugu industry. Bheeshma marks his first Telugu film since the 1977 film Premalekhalu. He plays the role of an organic farmer. Nithiin's character stumbles in on the world of agriculture adulteration. Sounds interesting? Be sure to stream it on Netflix and Sunnxt this weekend!