Warner India's deal with Soundarya Rajnikanth
By Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama News Network
Warner Bros. Pictures India has entered into an exclusive multi-picture deal with Soundarya Rajnikanth's Ocher Studios. The pact covers the production and distribution of Live-Action South Indian language films to be released by Warner Bros. The agreement was announced by Soundarya Rajnikanth, MD, Ocher Studios and Blaise Fernandes, Country Head for Warner Bros. Pictures India.
“We are excited and proud to be working with Soundarya Rajnikanth, who is extremely talented, has good insight into film-making and knows the pulse of the Southern market,” said Blaise Fernandes, “Given Soundarya and Ocher Studios' creative skills combined with our marketing and distribution network, this is a perfect synergy between the two companies to come together.”
“It is indeed a privilege for us to be associating with Warner Bros, who are a world leader in the entertainment industry. Ocher Studios has always strived towards achieving high standards in quality content creation and with Warner's expertise in the marketing and distribution space, this association will definitely create an impact in the film industry,” says Soundarya Rajinikanth, MD, Ocher Studios.
“We are thrilled with this opportunity to expand our local production business across all four Southern languages by getting into a strategic alliance with Soundarya Rajnikanth of Ocher Studios,” says Richard J. Fox, Executive Vice President, Warner Bros International, “As is our practice, we will work closely with our partners to impart our experiences and expertise in a collaborative way.”