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Disney + Hotstar became popular in India only because of popular HBO shows and IPL and other cricket tournaments but now on this platform you can…
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Mumbai: If you are Disney + hot star If you are a user of The company has made a big decision. From March 31, you will not be able to watch HBO content on OTT platforms. The company has given this information through its Twitter handle. The users did not like this decision of Disney + Hotstar, because after this you will not be able to watch many popular shows on this platform.
Many popular HBO shows were part of Disney + Hotstar. These include The Last of Us, Succession, Game of Thrones, House of the Dragon, The Wire, The Sopranos, Silicon Valley and other shows. Recently, the show ‘The Last of Us’ has become very popular.
Not only IPL, but now HBO shows will also not be aired
Disney + Hotstar became popular in India only because of popular HBO shows and IPL and other cricket tournaments but now you can’t watch IPL matches or HBO shows on this platform. Due to this decision of Disney Plus Hotstar, users are very angry. This can also affect the company’s subscription base. Currently, Disney + Hotstar premium subscription comes at Rs 1499.
Since there are no IPL matches and HBO content, users may not like the subscription at this price. IPL rights are now with Viacom. It will be aired on Jio Cinemas. The FIFA World Cup is also being televised exclusively on Jio Cinemas.
Jio has already given a bang
After getting the IPL rights, Jio+ removed Hotstar subscription from all its plans. Not just Jio, Airtel has also removed Hotstar’s Disney Plus membership from many of its plans.
In such a situation, users will now have to subscribe to the OTT platform separately and users will be disappointed as there are no HBO shows on it. This can have a direct impact on the company’s subscription base.
What did Disney Plus Hotstar say?
In response to a tweet, Disney + Hotstar said, ‘Starting March 31, HBO content will no longer be available on Disney + Hotstar. You will be able to watch other content on Disney + Hotstar. It has more than one lakh hours of TV shows and movies in 10 languages. Many of the world’s sporting competitions will also be shown on it.