MX Player to stream Punjabi version of ‘Famously Filmfare’
MUMBAI: Worldwide Media’s chat show ‘Famously Filmfare’ will be adapted into Punjabi for Times Internet’s upcoming over the top (OTT) platform MX Player.
The first set of guest stars to appear on the Punjabi version of the show include divas Sargun Mehta and Mandy Takhar along with music megastar, Badshah. The host of the show has not yet been revealed.
The Punjabi film industry has carved a niche both in India and abroad and it will be enthralling for the industry’s fans to see their favourite Punjabi sensations take the hot seat.
The format of the show is light and fun and will have stars sharing their personal experiences, funny anecdotes and interesting facts about their life, giving the viewers an up-close & personal view to their favourite stars. The show will see a new celebrity take the seat every week and fans will also get a chance to get an insight into the industries they are part of.
This series is being made in different Indian languages and will also feature stars and talent from various regional film industries of the country.
The soon to be launched OTT platform aims at targeting regional audiences with their content offerings across languages such as Punjabi, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Marathi alongside Hindi and English as well.
By offering customised original and licensed content such as web series, game shows, chat shows, movies etc. across regional languages, MX Player aims at disrupting the OTT space and reaching out to audiences across India.