ZEE5 has reportedly bagged the streaming rights of Karthikeya 2, which is doing exceedingly well at the theatres. The movie released in theatres on August 13. The success of the movie at the box office has generated huge hype around its OTT release.
Nikhil Siddharth and Anupama Parameswaran have played the lead roles in the supernatural thriller directed by Chandoo Mondeti. The film revolves around researcher Karthikeya, who is skeptical and agnostic in nature. He finds himself in the ancient city of Dwarka and works his way through a murder case and a treasure hunt while figuring out his equation with Mugdha, the granddaughter of the man who was killed.
The supporting cast includes Anupam Kher, Srinivasa Reddy, Viva Harsha, Adithya Menon, Praveen, Satya, and Tulasi, among others. Music was composed by Kaala Bhairava while cinematography and editing were done by Karthik Ghattamneni and Karthika Srinivas respectively. The film was jointly produced by Abhishek Agarwal's banner, Abhishek Agarwal Arts, and TG Vishwa Prasad's banner, People Media Factory.
Karthikeya 2 is expected to release on OTT platform ZEE5, According to the latest update, Karthikeya 2 will be availqble for digital streaming on ZEE5 likely from October 5.
The film has received an overwhelmingly positive response from the public and is doing really well. It has collected about Rs 18.5 Crore in its first four days worldwide, with over Rs 32 crore gross collection.
Karthikeya 2 has become a successful film unexpectedly. The whole team of the film were thrilled at the response it received especially from the Hindi audience. All eyes are now set on the film's sequel.