Due to COVID 19, globally, we are facing locked in different countries. Due to lockdown, people spend more time with their smartphones, laptops & smart tv, and the internet. Lockdown leads to high demand in internet usage among teens and millennials.
Lockdown was highly beneficial for all the OTT platforms e.g., MX player, ALTBalaji, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video. This unusual increase in demand leads to a sudden surge in different series on the OTT platform too. Due to the wide variety of shows in different genres, they have reached even in the small villages. Report Says Series Mastram, MX Player made a record of 11 million streams in a single day.
MX Player has left lots of other OTT platforms when it comes to OTT competition in India. Netflix and Amazon Prime Video are still on the top as they have a high amount to quality content and quantity of content as they are the industry’s old players. MX Player introduces its serves in recent years. Apps like Zee5, Hotstar, Ullu, Voot, and ALTBalaji fight is real among them. Recently Hotstar partnered with Disney+, so they have the game in their hand.
Mastram is a bold adult series, where the main work is of camera. The whole series involves lots of creative and weird camera positions and angles.
The first season of Mastram was released in April 2020. No official dates are announced for the upcoming season 2. But it is confirmed that the second season will happen for sure. It was pre-planned, but due to lockdown and global pandemic, the film work is stopped. Recently as per government norms, production work has started with restriction and mandate rules. So we are hoping that the shoot will resume soon.
If everything goes as planned, then we can expect the Mastram season 2 in 2021. Most probably it will be aired in 1 quarter of the year. These are just speculation. Official announcements by the Mastram team are yet to be announced.