Published On: Thu, Aug 6th, 2020

AMAZON PRIME VIDEO STARTS THE NEW MONTH WITH BANDISH BANDITS

Mumbai, August 6, 2020.

Amazon Prime Video commences the month of August with exceptional Indian and International titles across languages and genres. Prime members In India and across 200 countries and territories can now stream all episodes of the latest Amazon Original Series Bandish Bandits. Produced and created by Amritpal Singh Bindra and directed by Anand Tiwari, the all-new Amazon Original Series is set in Jodhpur and tells the story of two young musicians, hailing from contrasting backgrounds. The ten-part series stars rising talent Ritwik Bhowmik and Shreya Chaudhry, along with veteran actors Naseeruddin Shah, Atul Kulkarni, Kunaal Roy Kapoor, Sheeba Chaddha and Rajesh Tailang.

Bandish Bandits also features an exciting original soundtrack, composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, who have made their digital debut with this show. Celebrating the release of Bandish Bandits on Amazon Prime Video, stream the highly anticipated virtual Bandish Bandits Concert featuring Shankar Ehsaan Loy. The concert will be headlined by Shankar Ehsaan Loy and will feature acts by some of the most popular names from the Indian music industry such as Armaan Malik, Jonita Gandhi, Prateek Kuhad, Lisa Mishra, Shivam Mahadevan, Mame Khan, and Pratibha Singh Baghel. Presented as a special offering a day prior to this year’s Prime Day event, the virtual musical extravaganza is open for all and will stream live on August 5 on Amazon Prime Video’s official Facebook & YouTube page from 7 PM onwards.

The Prime Day line-up continues with a day-long offering of a special delight for Prime members with Amazon Funnies – Prime Day Special. The all-day laughter fiesta will see 14 stand-up comedians, each performing a set of ten-minutes in Hinglish, Hindi and English! An incredible line-up of artists that include Sapan Verma, Urooj Ashfaq, Nishant Tanwar, Anubhav Bassi, Rahul Dua, Nishant Suri, Shreeja Chaturvedi, Rahul Subramaniam, Sumukhi Suresh, Neeti Palta, Karthik Kumar, Sumit Saurav, Gaurav Kapoor and Aishwarya Mohanraj are all set to make the viewers roll-on-the-floor with this Prime Day Special. Amazon Prime Video will be releasing one set each hour, from 10 am to 11 pm on August 7.

This week marks the India premiere of an all-new season of the Emmy nominated series Killing Eve. Starting August 7, Prime members in India can stream all seasons of the Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh starrer exclusively on Amazon Prime Video.

Starting August 7, Customers can also enjoy exciting titles including Bread & Circus, True Story Avec S1 as well as kids special Paddington and Jessy & Nessy S1.

Highlights

Bandish Bandits – August 4

Bandish Bandits follows the story of Radhe and Tamanna. Radhe is a singing prodigy determined to follow in the classical footsteps of his grandfather. Tamanna is a rising pop sensation desperate to become India’s first international popstar. Radhe’s world is turned upside down when he falls in love with Tamanna. Torn between helping her achieve superstardom and staying true to his own music and his family’s legacy, will he succeed in juggling both at the risk of losing everything he has?

Killing Eve – August 7

Eve is a bored, whip-smart security services operative whose desk-bound job doesn’t fulfill her fantasies of being a spy. Villanelle is a talented killer, who clings to the luxuries her violent job affords her. These two fierce women, equally obsessed with each other, will go head to head in an epic game of cat and mouse, toppling the typical spy-action thriller.

Bread And Circus – August 7

One man’s courage and will to break loose from the system, and the ability of one individual to bring down the kingdom.

True Story Avec S1 – August 7

Famous Youtubers meet celebrities with the aim of sharing real incredible anecdotes. YouTubers stage these true stories.

Jessy And Nessy S 1B – August 7

Jessy and Nessy is a series about Jessy, an innately curious little girl and her best friend, Nessy, a five-and-a-half-thousand-year-old purple sea monster. Jessy happens to see the world a little differently through her magical glasses called ‘Inspectacles’. Together this unlikely duo explore life’s curiosities and reveal how all of these seemingly everyday curiosities have fantastical answers.

Paddington – August 7

A young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family, who offer him a temporary haven.

These titles will join the thousands of TV shows and movies from Hollywood and Bollywood in the Prime Video catalog. These include Indian films Gulabo SitaboPonmagal Vandhal,French Biriyani, Law, Sufiyum Sujatayum, and Penguin, Indian-produced Amazon Original series like Breathe: Into The ShadowsPaatal Lok, The Forgotten Army – Azaadi Ke Liye, Four More Shots Please S1 and 2, The Family ManMirzapurInside Edge S1, and S2, and Made In Heaven and the award-winning and critically acclaimed global Amazon Original series like Tom Clancy’s Jack RyanThe BoysHuntersFleabag, 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 all titles 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 to Prime members for just ₹999 annually or ₹129 monthly, new customers can find out more at www.amazon.in/prime and subscribe to a free 30-day trial.

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