Amazon Prime Video has announced the first Indian original movie to be released on the OTT platform.Title Maja Ma, Movie Star Maduri Dixit It will be released on streaming platforms on October 6th.
Directed by Anand Tiwari of Bandish Bandits fame, the film has been described as a “heartwarming family drama.” The film is set in an Indian wedding set against the backdrop of traditional festivals. A poster suggests the film is set during Navratra. The film also stars Gajraj Rao, Ritwik Bhowmik, Barkha Singh, Srishti Shrivastava, Rajit Kapur, Sheeba Chaddha, Simone Singh, Malhar Thakar and Ninad Kamat.
The dancing diva is back! Bless your screens to banish your midweek blues – now we’re feeling Maja Ma 😉
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Aparna Purohit, Head of India Originals at Prime Video, said in a statement: This movie is also special for us because it showcases the female protagonist and the strength of her convictions and is beautifully portrayed on screen by a Bollywood icon. Maduri Dixit”
Director Anand Tiwari said, “This beautiful tale that will touch your heartstrings and make you laugh at the same time features a very diverse cast who bring their characters to life perfectly and beautifully. We are delighted to be published and it is truly fulfilling to see Indian content reaching a global audience.”
Earlier this year, Madhuri made his OTT debut with the Netflix series The Fame Game. The show ended on a cliffhanger, but a second season has yet to be announced.The actor is currently one of his judges on the reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.
https://indianexpress.com/article/entertainment/bollywood/madhuri-dixit-to-headline-maja-ma-prime-video-first-indian-original-movie-8150375/ Madhuri Dixit to Headline Prime Video’s First Indian Original Film Maja Ma, Released October 6