Lalit Kumar, the producer of Vijay Sethupathi's political satire Tughlaq Durbar had initially planned to sell the film to Disney + Hoststar but now, he has locked a lucrative deal with Sun TV and Netflix.
Yes, the film will be premiering directly on Sun TV and Netflix on Vinayagar Chaturthi Day. As theater business is not going to kick off anytime soon, Lalit Kumar has opted for a direct digital release.
Directed by debutant filmmaker Delhiprasad Deenadayalan, Parthiepan, Manjima Mohan, Raashi Khanna, Karunakaran, and Samyuktha are playing pivotal characters in the film.
Sources say that many medium-budget films are now working on this idea of simultaneously premiering on satellite channels and OTT platforms to make more money.