Hotstar to launch original web series Tanhaiyan


Hotstar, the online streaming service of Novi Digital, is all in for the making of its original fiction web series, ‘Tanhaiyan’. There will be a total of 10 episodes lasting for 20 minutes each. With this original content, Hotstar aims at expanding its number of audience while targeting a younger audience as well.

The series will be produced by Unit 7 Network on behalf of 4 Lions Films, featuring Syrbhi Jyoti and Barun Sobti. The latter plays the character of Haider Ali Khan while the other protagonist plays the role of Mira Kapoor. Both characters meet at a wedding where they begin to like each other unknowingly. The story then reveals itself with a twist.

Offering more than 50000 hours of TV content and movies in eight distinct languages, Hotstar also proffers live coverage of important sporting events. The app is known to have 70 million downloads in India.