by Prashant Kapadia/NHN
National, 5th March 2019: Shemaroo Entertainment Limited launched a brand-new celebrity chat show, Movies and More, hosted by India’s most trend setting TV and Radio Host & YouTube Sensation Siddharth Kannan. Talented Bollywood celebrities like Vicky Kaushal, Yami Gautam, Anil Kapoor, Tapsee Pannu, Sonam Kapoor and many more for movies like URI, Thackrey, Ek Ladki Ko Dekha toh Aisa laga, Total Dhammal, Badla have graced the couch till now. These celebs indulge in heart-warming and hilarious conversations, give exclusive inside scoops and fascinating anecdotes around their latest movies. Currently, viewers can watch Movies and More on major DTH platforms. The chat show will soon be available on Shemaroo’s recently launched video streaming app – ShemarooMe. Enthusiasts can also log on to Shemaroo B-Town’s social media channels, earlier known as Shemaroo Miniplex, to catch the exclusive behind the scenes and all the buzz around new-age Bollywood celebrities.
Movies and More, a fresh and fun celebrity chat show, is filled with engaging conversations with celebs of upcoming movies, who talk about their journey and career milestones, interesting experiences and funny instances while shooting the film. The show connects the audience to their favourite actors and Bollywood movies. Right from the current Bollywood heartthrob Kartik Aaryan sharing some exclusive stories, to the talent-powerhouse Nawazuddin Siddiqui getting chatty about his acting techniques, stars who have graced the show are plenty, passionate and candid! Movies and More is currently aired on Shemaroo’s Bollywood Premiere channel on key DTH platforms like Tata Sky, Airtel, Dish TV and Videocon D2H on weekdays at 9 pm. A new episode is released on every Thursday.
Commenting on the new show Movies and More, Hiren Gada, CEO, Shemaroo Entertainment Limited said, “Indian audience is always keen to know behind the scenes and interesting stories of their favourite Bollywood celebs and we feel, Movies and More is a perfect platform for the audience to get closer to their favourite movies and celebs. At Shemaroo, we always look at churning out fresh content and giving the best of entertainment to our audience.”
Siddharth Kannan, India’s most trend setting TV and Radio Host & YouTube Sensation, said, “Movies and More has turned out so good and the celebs have revealed some exclusive details around their movies and their journey which I feel the audience will truly enjoy. Bollywood has played an integral part in my life and getting to shoot and delve deep inside the life of Bollywood stars, knowing about their latest movies is a blessing. With the new chat show, we are trying to get the audience closer to the celebrities by taking them through their journey.”
Celebrities will talk all about reel and real life on the new and entertaining show, Movies and More, hosted by the fun and witty, Siddharth Kannan. It’s a perfect place to connect with Bollywood sensations and their movies.
About Shemaroo : Shemaroo Entertainment Limited is a leading global content power house, which has played a pioneering role in the arena of content ownership, aggregation and distribution. Shemaroo has been a core part of the Bollywood Industry and has managed to maintain many relationships with the best production houses over the years. With a diverse and growing collection of over 3700 titles, Shemaroo has offered premium content and services to customers in more than 30 countries, across several Indian languages. With the brand in existence for over five decades, Shemaroo continues to redefine itself to respond to the disrupting consumer environment, by delivering content across age groups in genres such as movies, comedy, devotional and kids.
The company’s innate ability to sense the pulse of what an audience will consume, has not only helped it become a trusted partner to few of the biggest media platforms such as YouTube, Hotstar, Star Gold, Zee Cinema, Vodafone, Reliance Jio, Tata Sky, Apple iTunes, Etisalat, but has also helped Shemaroo create entertainment experiences, in ways never thought of. Today, Shemaroo has evolved to be an entrenched player in the digital ecosystem. The entry into the Limca book of records with #FilmiGaaneAntakshri on Twitter is a proof of Shemaroo staying true to its ‘digital first’ vision.
About ShemarooMe: ShemarooMe is the Over the Top video streaming app of Shemaroo Entertainment Limited, one of India’s leading content power house. Over 55 years of being in the media and entertainment industry, Shemaroo has now evolved to be a significant player in the digital ecosystem. ShemarooMe is a comprehensive app with a diverse and exclusive content offering for an audience looking for Bollywood, Gujarati, Devotion, Punjabi, and Kids categories. ShemarooMe gives the consumer the freedom to pick and choose the categories of content and pay for them separately. Currently available in India, ShemarooMe will soon be launched globally for the consumers to binge watch on Indian content. Introductory pricing Individual category plans cost – Rs. 49/ month or Rs. 499/ year. The all access plans cost Rs. 129/ month or Rs. 999/ year. Consumers can download the ShemarooMe OTT app from Google Play, iOS App store and http://shemaroome.com/.