Mumbai, 10th May 2021 – Following the successful digital premiere of Master, Amazon Prime Video today announced the exclusive digital premiere of another highly anticipated Tamil action drama, Karnan. Superstar Dhanush’s Karnan is all set to join the strong line-up of Tamil blockbusters on Amazon Prime Video starting 14th May.
The action-packed drama brings forth a courageous character Karnan portrayed by Dhanush, that promises solid acting and compelling storytelling. The film centres on the life of Karnan, a brave youngster who is fighting for the rights of the people of his village. The story chronicles their struggles, unfairness, and their rise against casteism and police brutality in their village. Prime members in India and across 240 countries and territories can catch the digital premiere of ‘Karnan’ on Amazon Prime Video starting 14th May 2021.
Thrilled on the announcement of the digital premiere of Karnan on Amazon Prime Video, Vijay Subramaniam, Director, and Head, Content, Amazon Prime Video, India, said, “Our focus at Amazon Prime Video has always been to provide our customers with a delightful viewing experience. We constantly look for ways to enhance and enrich the streaming experience. One important aspect of that is to bring compelling stories that never fail to capture the audience’s imagination. Following the success of recent Tamil hits like Master, Maara, Soorarai Pottru, Putham Pudhu Kaalai, Nishabdham, among many others, we are delighted to bring yet another highly acclaimed film, Karnan on the streaming service for movie lovers across the world.”
Elated on the announcement of his film’s digital premiere, Writer & Director Mari Selvarajsaid, “A strong storyline coupled with Dhanush’s incredible acting prowess, I knew the film had the potential to be a hit with fans. Amazon Prime Video with its wider reach allows audiences to watch any film, any time, anywhere, and that’s the beauty of a video streaming service. I am so excited that the film is getting its digital debut on Amazon Prime Video starting 14th May.”
Karnan will join the thousands of TV shows and movies from Hollywood and Bollywood in the Prime Video catalog. These include Indian-produced Amazon Original series Mirzapur Season 1 & 2, Comicstaan Semma Comedy Pa, Breathe: Into The Shadows, Bandish Bandits, Paatal Lok, The Forgotten Army – Azaadi Ke Liye, Sons of the Soil: Jaipur Pink Panthers, Four More Shots Please, The Family Man, Made In Heaven, and Inside Edge, Indian films such as Hello Charlie, Coolie No. 1, Gulabo Sitabo, Durgamati, Chhalaang, Shakuntala Devi, Ponmagal Vandhal, French Biriyani, Law, Sufiyum Sujatayum, Penguin, Nishabdham, Drishyam2, Joji, Maara, V, CU Soon, Soorarai Pottru, Bheema Sena Nala Maharaja, Halal Love Story, Middle Class Melodies, Putham Pudhu Kaalai, Unpaused among others and the award-winning and critically acclaimed global Amazon Originals like Coming 2 America, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan & Without Remorse, The Boys, Hunters, Fleabag, and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. All this is available at no extra cost for Amazon Prime members. The service includes titles in Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, and Bengali.
Prime members will be able to watch Karnan anywhere and anytime on the Prime Video app for smart TVs, mobile devices, Fire TV, Fire TV stick, Fire tablets, Apple TV, etc. In the Prime Video app, Prime members can download episodes on their mobile devices and tablets and watch anywhere offline at no additional cost. Prime Video is available in India at no extra cost with Prime membership for just ₹999 annually, new customers can find out more at www.amazon.in/prime.
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- Included with Prime Video: Karnan joins thousands of TV shows and movies from Hollywood and Bollywood, including Indian produced Amazon Original series such as Four More Shots Please!, The Family Man, Mirzapur, Inside Edge and Made In Heaven, and award-winning and critically acclaimed global Amazon Original series including Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, The Boys, Hunters, Fleabag, Coming 2 America, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel available for unlimited streaming as part of a Prime membership. Prime Video includes titles available in Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi and Bengali.
- Instant Access: Members can watch anywhere, anytime on the Prime Video app for smart TVs, mobile devices, Fire TV, Fire TV stick, Fire tablets, Apple TV and multiple gaming devices. Prime Video is also available to consumers through Airtel and Vodafone pre-paid and post-paid subscription plans. In the Prime Video app, Prime members can download episodes on their mobile devices and tablets and watch anywhere offline at no additional cost.
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- Included with Prime: Prime Video is available in India at no extra cost with Prime membership for just ₹999 annually.