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Online streaming of movies have become a rage in today’s digital world and that’s why streaming giants like Netflix and Amazon are looking for lucrative deals with film-makers and actors. Having said that, Bollywood has become a favorite destination for streaming service companies in recent times.
According to a recent report on Variety.com, Sultan of Bollywood Salman Khan has signed a mega deal with Amazon Prime Video. It is known that Amazon is aggressively acquiring Indian movie titles on its site to create a big database for the consumption for Indian audience.
Signing a deal with one of India’s biggest star is going to make fortunes for Amazon Prime Video. According to this deal, all future films starring Salman Khan or produced by Salman, will be streamed on Amazon, after a stipulated time post its theatrical release.
Amazon will also have Salman Khan’s films of Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Kick, Jai Ho and Tubelight ready to stream. Amazon had launched its Prime Video service in India in December 2016.
Earlier, Netflix had done such a deal with Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment. It certainly proves the vitality of Indian market and its potential.