Dil Bechara, the last movie of the late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput would stream on an OTT platform from the 24th of July.
Dil Bechara, an adaptation of the Hollywood film The Fault In Our Stars, would be streamed on the OTT platform, Disney+Hotstar.
It would be a special film and would be streaming for subscribers and non subscribers as a tribute to the late Sushant Singh Rajput.
The actor died at his Bandra House on the 14th of June. He allegedly committed suicide and suffering from depressing the prior 6 months.
While many believe Sushant was a victim of nepotism in the Bollywood industry, many blamed his past relationship and depression to be a major reason for his demise.
The Mumbai police filed a case and are investigating.
Meanwhile, the confirmation of the movie release was revealed by Disney+Hotstar through their Twitter handle.
The Tweet read, “A story of love, hope, and endless memories. Celebrating the late #SushantSinghRajput’s legacy that will be etched in the minds of all and cherished forever. #DilBechara coming to everyone on July 24. (sic).”
Beside being the last movie of the late Sushant Singh Rajput, Dil Bechara marks the directorial debut of casting director Mukesh Chhabra and lead actress Sanjana Singh.
The movie also has Saif Ali Khan and Swastika Mukherjee in pivotal roles.
Mukesh Chabbra, who was also a close friend of Sushant Singh Rajput said, “Sushant was not just the hero of my debut film as a director, but he was a dear friend who stood by me through thick and thin. We had been close right from Kai Po Che to Dil Bechara. He had promised me that he would be in my first film. So many plans were made together, so many dreams were dreamt together but never once did I ever imagine that I would be left alone to release this film. He always showered immense love on me while I was making it and his love will guide us as we release it.”
Uday Shankar, President, The Walt Disney Company APAC and Chairman, Star & Disney India, said, “We are humbled to be able to play a small part in sustaining the legacy of a fine actor like Sushant Singh Rajput. In celebration of his life and his extraordinary work, Dil Bechara will release directly on digital this July on Disney+ Hotstar; and will be available to all subscribers and non subscribers across India. Our prayers and wishes to his family and loved ones.”
Dil Bechara is based on the work of the famous author John Green’s The Fault In Our Stars, which was turned into a Hollywood movie in 2014.
A.R. Rahman and lyricist Amitabh Bhattacharya have lent a soulful musical rendition to the film Dil Bechara.
Stay tuned for further updates.