A horror series release on the ‘weekend of loveDisney + Hotstar says ‘why not?’ with the Kajal Aggarwal starrer Live broadcast.
Horror movie buffs will be excited to know that there’s something for them this weekend amid the sea of mushy, romantic movies. The Kajal Aggarwal starrer Tamil series Live broadcast debuts today on Disney + Hotstar
Available for viewing in seven languages, including Hindi, Live broadcast is a seven-part series that follows Jeniffer Mathew (Aggarwal) and her production crew as they retell lifelike paranormal stories for their show Dark TalesWhen her show is cut short, Jenny comes up with the idea of shooting in a haunted house, and along with her team and a few contestants, she begins to live stream the events in the house. Unbeknownst to her, the house has a history and an evil entity that begins to terrorize the team and the participants, preventing them from leaving the house while the world watches the live broadcast.
Live broadcast has an ensemble star cast with actors Vaibhav Reddy, Anandhi, Daniel Annie Pope and Subbu Panchu Arunachalam.
What is the inspiration behind it Live broadcast
Written and directed by Venkat Prabhu, the series’ script was the first Prabhu ever worked on in 2005, even before his directorial debut in 2007. Chennai – 600028. In an interview The Hindu, Prabhu implies that reality television was the backdrop for his idea. “What if big boss goes wrong? That’s the concept, ‘says Prabhu.
The theme of the series appears to be close to some episodes of Black mirror, also largely inspired (sometimes even extrapolated) from real life. Reality television is a pop culture phenomenon and there is no denying that it has tremendous reach among the masses. Prabhu goes on to explain to the interview that he was “trying to do something very Indian, very ‘we.’ Those in Madurai, Coimbatore, Salem and rural areas need to identify with this,” he says.
The film’s background score was created by Premgi Amaren, Prabhu’s younger brother, with cinematography and editing by Rajesh Yadav and Praveen KL.
It is not yet known whether there will be a season 2 Live broadcast.