In a previous article, we noted that the rise of streaming will make it a platform for films that didn’t get a mainstream release and that seems to be truer than ever in ZEE5’s case. Earlier, ZEE5 acquired the rights to the Danish Tanovic directed, Emraan Hashmi starrer Tigers. Now, the streaming channel has acquired the rights to Richa Chadha’s Cabaret, directed by Pooja Bhatt.
Also Read: ZEE5 Original Tigers Review
The film was announced and wrapped up a few years back, but it was in the cans for a while – allegedly because the producers didn’t pay the crew and the crew. All that seems to be in the past, and the announcement that the film will stream on ZEE5 from January 9 seems to prove it. The film has songs by Usha Uthup, Sunidhi Chauhan and Neeti Mohan.