Mumbai, October 28 - Amazon Prime Video is going to be the home of the upcoming films of Yash Raj Films production. Prime Video has exclusively signed a deal with YRF for 4 most anticipated upcoming films that include Bunty Aur Babli 2, Prithviraj, Jayeshbhai Jordaar, and Shamshera for their streaming after 4 weeks of theatrical release.
While the aforementioned films have been made official, Amazon has reportedly grabbed two more YRF films. According to reports, YRF's in-production big-budget films - Salman Khan starrer "Tiger 3" and Shah Rukh Khan's comeback film "Pathan" will be available to stream on Prime Video after 8-weeks of theatrical release.
Reports claim that Amazon has paid a whopping Rs. 200 crores to beg the streaming rights of Tiger 3 and Pathan, which are one of the most-awaited Indian films. Both the films are currently on floors and in their final legs of shooting schedules.
The third installment of the Tiger film franchise, Tiger 3, will see Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif reprising their roles as RAW and ISI agents respectively. The spy actioner will also feature Emraan Hashmi as the antagonist, however, the official announcement regarding his inclusion is yet to be made. The movie is being directed by Maneesh Sharma.
Pathan, on the other hand, marks Shah Rukh Khan's return on the big screen after almost three years. SRK has been shooting since the last year on this action thriller which also stars Deepika Padukone and John Abraham in prominent roles. Salman reportedly plays a cameo in this Siddharth Anand's directorial.
Aditya Chopra of Yash Raj Films hasn't set release dates for these two films. With no release slot available in the next 7-8 months, the two mega-budgeted films are expected to release only in the second half of 2022.