The OTT platform has gained huge impetus during the Covid-19 pandemic with streaming coming to the rescue for audiences and filmmakers alike. Despite its specific appeal at this time, OTT has made huge strides over the years in bringing out new and diverse content by way of films, web series, documentaries and so on to the comfort of our homes and at the click of a button. The latest to join the bandwagon is Kutti Story, an episodic anthology series that will soon drop on a streaming platform.
Kutti Story has stories by four directors – here’s the scoop
The success of Halitha Shameem’s Sillu Karupatti initiated a new wave of sorts in terms of storytelling. After the announcement of Navarasa, an anthology to be directed by 9 directors and produced by Manirathnam, we now have Kutti story which is following a similar route to entertain audiences. Four acclaimed filmmakers in the industry namely Gautham Menon (Kaakha Kaakha, Vaaranam Aayiram), Venkat Prabhu (Chennai 600028, Saroja), Vijay (Deiva Thirumagal, Madrasapattinam)and Nalan Kumaraswamy (Soodhu Kavvum, Super Deluxe) are joining forces to create 4 romantic narratives with their unique directorial touches.
The film is bankrolled by Ishari K Ganesh. The episodic love drama is expected to release by the end of the year and is being currently shot as a lockdown venture. To further whet your appetites, a star-studded cast has also been roped in to enhance the anthology. The Vijay directorial will have “Vellaila Pattadharai “fame Amitash Pradhan and Megha Akash playing the lead roles, while Venkat Prabhu’s venture will feature “Joshua” ‘s Varun and “Bigg Boss” contestant Sakshi Agarwal opposite each other. Interestingly, Gautham Menon will be seen playing the lead in his directed narrative along with popular actor Amala Paul while lucky charm Vijay Sethupathi has been roped in for Nalan Kumaraswamy’s story.
Don’t miss it and here’s why
The Kutti Story anthology is an exciting collaboration of four top-notch directors who have not only enjoyed box office success but have also won critical acclaim for their movies.in addition, each filmmaker is vastly different when it comes to their directorial styles and it would be extremely interesting to see how their narratives pan out with their trademark touches. And if this wasn’t tempting enough, the pedigree of the actors involved will surely be an incentive to watch this series. Audiences have evolved greatly in their choices and stories of this nature that veer off the beaten path is sure to garner a lot of viewership. To entice audiences further, the promo that dropped online also reveals details from each director’s script as teasers for audiences.
Now that there is enough and more to get us excited, keep watching this space for information on the digital release of Kutti Story and prepare to fall love!