The whole world has been severely affected by the coronavirus of Chinese origin. Due to the nationwide lockdown, all locations are closed and all industries are facing huge losses. Such industries include the film industry. The effects of the coronavirus on the business of the film industry are devastating.
However, amid all the negativity going on around the world there is good news. The good news is that coronavirus may have shut down all the theaters in the world but it has not stopped the release of movies. Yes, you read that right !!
Now that Hollywood has chosen a platform for releasing movies, it is time to move on and digitally. The first Bollywood film "Gulabo Sitabo" directed by Shujit Sarkar is all set to release on digital platform Amazon Amazon on Friday, June 12, 2020. The film stars Ayushman Khurna and Amitabh Bachchan in the lead roles.
In a recent interview attended by Shujit Sarkar, he said that he was preparing to release the film on a digital platform.
Talking about his character and digital release, Amitabh said, "Gulabo Sitabo is a drama and comedy film, a must watch with the family. I am very excited about my character, in which Shujit has given me such a character look for the first time. It used to take me 3 hours every day to get into this different look. He said that Ayushman had a lot of fun during the shooting of the film and the experience of working with him for the first time was also very fun. Big B enjoys appearing on a digital platform for a worldwide audience. ’
Ayushma said, ‘Gulabo Sitabo is a very special film for me. This film gave me the opportunity to work with my mentor Shujit Da Ka again after the Vicky Donner film. It is because of who I am today and I am glad that I have become a part of his thoughts again. In this film, I got the opportunity to work with Amitabh Bachchan for the first time and it was a dream come true. I dreamed of working with him in my mind for years, which Shujit has accomplished. I hope the audience will like our chemistry. ’