These days not only Amazon Prime, Netflix, Alt Balaji ad many more apps are in the hype, but the powerful, entertaining pack is with Disney Plus. The variety of shows, Movies, Dramas, and entertainment is tremendous. OTT video streaming platforms are real entertainment, and due to a pandemic, people were not able to enjoy, during these days, OTT took care of all the entertainment, and it helped to refrain the boredom. Others might be the International OTT platforms, but Disney Plus Hotstar is an Indian brand. Sometimes, people are in a dilemma that whether it is right to spend money on the subscription of online streaming but trust me, Disney Plus Hotstar is worth it. It will be completely beautiful leisure. There are almost 100 million users of OTT per day.
It was even criticized in Thailand when the content of Disney Plus was edited. There are questions that people randomly that at what time Disney releases their episodes. There is no certain time, but if we talk about Netflix or any other platforms, They drop their stuff once a month. Disney releases their pieces of stuff slowly. Let us find out how much time gap they take to drop it. Also, read more about the origin of Disney and how is it going?
When Did Disney Hotstar Start?
The OTT ( over the top) service is provided by Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution. The president of the platform is Sunil Rayan. The platform is owned by Star India. Initially, the platform’s name was Hotstar, and most of the content was Indian, such as Indian movies, television stuff, sports, and other content of local channels. Sooner, the content was also from a third party such as HBO. By the quality of content, they have proved their worth. Hotstar started back in 2019 after few months of development. The opening was with the 2015 world cup. But later on, it merged with Disney, and it became Disney+Hotstar. Now, not only in India, but the platform is available in other parts of the world, such as Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand.
There are so many versions of OTT. The Malaysian version is doing great. They have potential providers of content such as Skop Productions, Revolution Media Films, Primeworks Studios. According to some sources, they are planning to launch the platform in the Philippines in the upcoming year 2022. Indians in foreign countries like Canada, Singapore, the United Kingdom, and the United States, Disney Plus is taking care of them by providing domestic dramas. And we talk about the viewership of the Disney Plus Hotstar, then it has more than 345 million views in its first launch of the 2015 world cup. Luck was in their favor when in 2015, Disney was provided with the rights from HBO to provide their current and former contents.
When Disney Plus Releases Their New Episodes?
Well, there is a weird concept of Disney to release their stuff. Most of the platforms drop their entertainment package at a very reasonable time duration, but Disney Plus Hotstar has a unique concept. Whenever Disney Plus releases their episodes or any show, they drop according to west coast periods. Their new episodes come around 3:00 am. The reason is to prevent the spoilers’ leak also, no one else gets the access than before. If you belong to the west coast, then it is very easy to watch the new episodes according to your convenience, but if you live on the East coast, then you have to stay up for really long to watch it earlier.
Now, You know the time so, from now onwards, keep your alarm high so that next time you would not have to miss the chance to watch it early.