The hotly anticipated sports drama “Liger,” which stars Vijay Deverakonda and Ananya Panday and is written, produced, and directed by Puri Jagannadh, will soon hit theatres.
The movie was simultaneously shot in Hindi and Telugu, and AA Films has purchased the distribution rights. It will also be released in dubbed versions in Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada.
The movie’s shooting started on January 20, 2020, in Mumbai, but after 40 days, the producers had to stop because of the country’s increasing Covid-19 instances.
The team ended up filming on February 6, 2022. The second schedule was shot in Hyderabad in September 2021, and the scene with Mike Tyson was filmed in Las Vegas, USA, in November 2021.
Liger OTT Rights
Following its theatrical debut, the highly anticipated sports action drama will also make its online television debut. According to News18 and Mirchi 9, Disney+Hotstar, one of the most well-known streaming services, has purchased the post-theatrical OTT streaming rights to the movie for an enormous price of Rs. 65 Crore. The rumors also stated that Star Network had purchased the post-theatrical satellite rights to the movie.
Although there are reports that the digital rights have been sold to Amazon Prime, no official statement has yet to be made by the creators or the relevant digital platforms.
When the Liger OTT release date is officially announced we will share it here.
Theater Release Date
The movie’s initial release date was set for November 2020; however, the Covid-19 epidemic caused it to be postponed, and the new release date was set for September 9, 2021. The release date was postponed once more, and now it’s set for August 25, 2022, across the globe.
Most recently, the movie’s producers released the official trailer, which broke records in a short period of time. The Telugu trailer for Liger has collected the highest likes of any Level two hero in the Telugu film business, according to T2bLive. Within three and a half hours, it surpassed the previous high of 342k likes (24 hours) set by Naga Chaitanya’s Love Story.
Watch Hindi Trailer
Under the auspices of Dharma Productions and Puri Connects, Puri co-produced the movie alongside Karan Johar, Hiroo Yash Johar, Charmme Kaur, and Apoorva Mehta in addition to scripting and directing it.
Regarding the film’s technical aspects, Junaid Siddiqui handled the editing while Vishnu Sarma was in charge of the cinematography.
Mani Sharma composed the music and background soundtrack for the movie, and Tanishk Bagchi, a well-known Bollywood music composer, and the singer sang the songs.
Star Cast of Liger
Vijay Deverakonda appears to be playing a kickboxer in the film and had to undergo a dramatic physical transformation to fit in with the character Liger. Ananya Pandey plays the female lead in the film. Also, Ramya Krishnan Ali, Makarand Deshpande, Srinu, Abdul Qadir Amin, and Mike Tyson, the legendary American former professional boxer, will also make a cameo appearance in the film.