Coming March 29, users in India can notice a change in their Hotstar account as Disney Plus has collaborated with Hotstar India and it will be rebranded as Disney Plus Hotstar. One of the rivals for Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, etc, Disney Plus was launched last year and will be coming to India this March.
This means users can stream nearly 500 movies and over 7500 TV episodes and exclusive shows from Disney Universe via the Disney Plus Hotstar Application. Disney Plus content will come bundled with Hotstar India where you get to stream the existing shows from Hotstar and in addition to that Disney Plus content such as Disney, Pixar, Marvel, National Geographic content and also the famous Disney Plus Original The Mandalorian.
The pricing can change dependent on the subscription currently Hotstar Premium is priced at Rs 365 per year which includes streaming of Indian shows, Live Sports, etc and with the inclusion of English content, the premium is priced Rs 999 per year / Rs 299 per month. It can be increased when Disney Plus Hotstar gets collaborated as Disney Plus in the United States costs around 6.99$ per month or roughly Rs 500 per month. The change in price cannot be determined at present however keeping in mind with the competitors such as Netflix, Amazon Prime, Eros Now, Alt Balaji, Zee5 and Apple TV+, etc.