KGF: Chapter 2, starring Yash in the lead role, is one of the highly anticipated movies of the year. Directed by Prashanth Neel, the period action film is now slated to hit the theatres on October 23.
Well now, as per rumors, the movie’s satellite rights have been sold for a record amount. It is said that the movie’s rights have been sold to a channel for as much as Rs 120 crore.
Though Netflix is a top player among the digital world outside India, Amazon Prime leads the list in India as it has been acquiring the digital rights of the films of all the languages. Amazon Prime is now in talks to acquire the digital rights of the next pan Indian release m KGF: Chapter 2. It is heard that the digital giant quoted Rs 55 crores for digital rights including all the languages (Kannada, Telugu, Hindi, Tamil, and Malayalam). The film is carrying massive expectations and several pan Indian actors are playing prominent roles.
Interestingly, the amount is three times higher than the amount of 18 crores, which was reportedly paid for KGF Chapter 1. But there is no official confirmation on this from the film unit.