Amazon ropes in YouTubers Kanan, Biswa, Azeem, Sapan for comedy specials

  • AmazonPrime Video India has roped in Only Much Louder as its partner for the subscription streaming home for 14 stand-up comedy specials with India’s top comedians, which include YouTubers Kanan Gill, Biswa Kalyan Rath, Sapan Verma, Azeem Banatwalla and many more.
  • Amazonannounced that it is a long-term arrangement with OML, which will feature hour-long specials of each of the comedians.
  • The series will premiere exclusively on the platform by May 2017. It will be available to viewers onAmazon Prime Video India and globally across 200 countries and territories.
  • Looks likeAmazon Prime Video is geared up to become the one-stop destination for best stand-up comedy in India.
  • The stand-up comedy scene in India has transformed in the last few years and this joint initiative will change the game of viewing stand-up in the country.
  • The list of stand-up comedians also include Sorabh Pant, Kenny Sebastian, Zakir Khan, Naveen Richard, Anuvab Pal, Varun Thakur, Neville Shah, Aadar Malik and S Aravind.
  • The series will also feature “EIC Outrage” special, a live show based on East India Comedy’s popular EIC Outrage stories.
  • Therefore from the above news we can conclude that Amazon is coming up with stand up comedy in order to attract the crowd.
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