Engaging content, diverse genres, fresh and fiery perspective, Voot has paved its way to being India’s second-largest digital entertainment platform with its varied content line-up. Opening a new chapter, Voot will now give its audience access to a premium experience with the launch of the new subscription-based streaming offering – Voot Select.
With a robust library of multi-lingual content, 30+ Originals, 1500+ movies, VOOT Select will captivate its audiences with a diverse array of select originals- 1 every month. The launch of Voot Select witnessed personalities such as Saqib Saleem, Apurva Lakhia, Vikram Bhatt, Rajeev Khandelwal, Aahana Kumra, Barun Sobti, Ridhi Dogra, Neha Sharma, Neil Bhoopalam, Piyush Mishra announcing shows that delve into the mind a serial killer, question gender stereotypes, bring to life the meaning of family, debate on the delivery of the justice system and more is sure to keep India entertained.
Asur marks Arshad Warsi’s digital debut. The show is a unique psychological thriller that takes the audience on a journey of two opposing worlds – one of forensic science and the mysteries of Indian mythology.
Marzi, on the other hand, is a drama thriller starring Rajeev Khandelwal and Aahana Kumra that showcases the quest of a distraught woman trying to prove the man she’s accusing, guilty. The Raikar Case, a family drama-thriller is an engaging series about family, love, deceit and the secrets that tore them apart. Illegal, an intense legal drama and a fight to win judgements that restores faith in humanity.
Also Joining the Voot Select family is Bollywood star, Saqib Saleem & Shriya Pilgaonkar in Crackdown. A high-octane action drama directed and produced by Apurva Lakhia, Crackdown currently under production is poised to be an edge of the seat action thriller with plenty of twists and turns, leading to a possible threat to national security.
Voot Select will also be home to 2 Bangla originals – comedy-drama Kanya Kumari and romantic comedy Shock Ahlad and 3 Tamil Originals – action thriller Don’t Think, psychological thriller Siraai and adult comedy 18 Plus. In addition to regional language originals, Voot Select will also host dubbed multi-language series.
Speaking about the unique proposition of Voot Select, Ferzad Palia, Head – Voot Select, Youth, Music and English Entertainment, Viacom18 shares: “Voot Select has been carefully crafted and designed for today’s ‘on-demand’ generation. We’re proud to give to India a destination like none other. The country’s largest showcase of stories ranging from Hindi & Regional Originals, LIVE Television channels from across the world, the largest variety of top-drawer international content to ‘24 hour-before-TV’ premieres of our TV network content, this is a content array-like none other. Ad-free, Multi-screen access and a solid recommendation engine will further add to a great entertainment experience for our subscribers.”
Speaking on his show, Arshad Warsi shares, “I am making my digital debut with Asur and I couldn’t be more excited. The plot and storyline is so unique that it is definitely going to leave the audience on the edge of their seats at all times. Voot Select will showcase some great stories for the audiences. I cannot wait to see the reaction of the audience towards Asur.”
“The launch of Voot Select has brought about a refreshing change to the world of entertainment. The kind of stories and concepts that the platform has to offer are extremely fresh and new. It was an excellent experience working with the team of Illegal and Voot Select and I am sure I am going to enjoy watching all that the platform has to offer.” added director Vikram Bhatt.
In a coup of sorts, Voot Select will exclusively showcase almost all the biggest daily talk shows such as The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Daily Show With Trevor Noah, The Late Show with James Corden, Entertainment Tonight, Dr. Phil, Daily Mail TV, The Graham Norton Show and more.