Aha Video is putting in its best efforts to expand its footprint in the twin Telugu states. The Telugu-only OTT platform has lined up a fair few Telugu films and web series that are in various stages of production. Aha's next big outing will be Love Story. The Naga Chaitanya and Sai Pallavi starrer is expected to premiere on Aha Video by the third week of October. It is heard that 22nd October is the tentative release date that is in consideration for Love Story's premieres on Aha Video, but an official announcement in this regard is awaited for now.
Apart from Love Story, Aha Video has also lined up a series of biggies - Most Eligible Bachelor, Lakshya, Ghani, Anubhavinchu Raja, Manchi Rojulochaie, and one of the more interesting picks of the lot i.e, a celebrity talk show hosted by Nandamuri Balakrishna. Also, Aha is lining up a few Telugu web series' that are in various stages of production. Aha is funding and will also be streaming these series'. More details in this regard will be out in the days to come.
With so many Telugu biggies lined up for release, Aha Video is expecting to gain a strong hold over the domestic OTT market, and even more so in the twin Telugu states Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Aha hadn't been so very proactive when it comes to acquiring big-ticket films till now. But that isn't the case anymore. The fact that the OTT giant has acquired the post theatrical OTT streaming rights of Most Eligible Bachelor, Lakshya, Ghani, and others proves the same. Allu Aravind, the commander in chief at Aha is said to be personally monitoring the platform's acquisitions and OTT release line up. He has set special focus on Aha now.
Almost all of the above mentioned films and series' will be released in the next 12 weeks or so. Aha plans to target the window between this Dussehra and next Sankranthi. Through the course of these three months, Aha plans to release as many as 20 flagship titles which is as astonishing as it can get.