Paramount will soon make history as the studio plans to distribute its first Bollywood film:
“Paramount Pictures will distribute Bollywood epic Padmavati in the U.S. and all overseas markets outside India day-and-date with the film’s Dec. 1 opening in India.
This is the first time Paramount will distribute a Bollywood film.
The film is co-produced by Viacom18 Motion Pictures and director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s banner Bhansali Productions. The film stars Deepika Padukone (xXx: Return of Xander Cage), Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh. As one of the most anticipated titles of the year, Padmavati will be released in India by Viacom18 Motion Pictures.”
Originally published: 11/1/2017