Hotstar Specials join Netflix and Amazon in the race for original content

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16 January 2019 / 13:26IST

A guide to being a quintessential Indian is quite simple. Watch IPL, question the existence of whoever doesn’t watch Game of Thrones and always ask yourself that what would Salman Khan do in a state of crisis? Okay, not the last one as such but now you can squeeze all these three prescriptions into your palm. Hotstar Premium already has you covered with a healthy dose of IPL and GoT season 8 is just around the corner. Now Hotstar is gearing up to ramp up original content by Star. It’ll be running under the Hotstar Specials banner and will bring the best minds from the country to populate your binge menu. Folks like Shekhar Kapur, Neeraj Pandey, Kabir Khan, Nikhil Advani, Ram Madhvani, Venkat Prabhu and Salman Khan are said to be on board. So yes, all three essential things to being truly Indian is brewing but we don’t have a date or a name to pinpoint when, 2019 hopefully? Let’s see. Watch out Netflix and Amazon, Hotstar is bringing fresh content and Sallu’s taken the driver seat. Click here to see our top recommendations on what to watch on Hotstar.