August 16 1947 OTT Release Date, OTT Platform, Time, Cast, Watch Online

August 16 1947 Movie OTT Release Date, Time, Cast, OTT platform, Trailer, and many more details can be checked in this article. August 16 1947 digital rights were bagged by Amazon Prime Video and it will be available for streaming on 05 May 2023. Gautham Karthik, who was introduced to Tamil industry with the film ‘Kadal’ under the direction of the great Mani Ratnam, later on worked in few action, love and adult comedy films but does not have a big hit in his career as an actor. Gautham is now coming with a historical drama titled ‘August 16 1947’ and the teaser of the movie is released on the occasion of 75th Independence day.

1947 August 16 Tamil Movie OTT Release Date

August 16 1947 OTT Release Date, Digital Rights, and Satellite Rights

NS Ponkumar worked as an assistant for a few of the films directed by AR Murugadoss and debuted as a director with this film.

Movie NameAugust 16 1947
OTT PlatformAmazon Prime Video
OTT Release Date05 May 2023
Theatrical Release Date07 April 2023
DirectorNS Ponkumar
StarringGautham Karthik, Revathy Sharma and Pugazh
Film IndustryKollywood

August 16 1947 Movie OTT Release date

August 16 1947 movie OTT will be released on 05 May 2023 on Amazon Prime Video. Gautham Karthik’s recent film ‘Yutha Satham’ didn’t succeed in entertaining the audience and fared with very low collections at the box office. Gautham Karthik now has all hopes on the August 16 1947 movie, which has to do well for his existence in the Tamil film industry. Release dates of the film are yet to be finalized by the makers and we will update the same once we have an official confirmation.

August 16 1947 Movie OTT Platform (Digital Rights)

On the occasion of the 75th Independence Day, the movie team has decided to release a glimpse of the film that has some pending shoots to be completed and AR Muragadoss has officially uploaded the teaser of this periodic drama on his YouTube channel. The movie team is yet to confirm, if this movie will opt for a theatrical release or direct digital release, only then the information on satellite and digital rights of this movie will be revealed.

Theatrical Release Date: 07 April 2023

Digital Rights: Amazon Prime Video

OTT Release Date: 05 May 2023

Satellite Rights: TBA

Satellite Release Date: TBA


August 16 1947 movie is set up in a small village in Tamilnadu during the Independence era. Movie focuses on the struggles faced by Indian tribes in these conditions, who are tortured to the core by the Britishers, and a guy who becomes a rebel from the tribe to stand against the odd rules imposed by the Britishers.

Cast & Crew

August 16 1947 movie stars Gautham Karthik in the leading role, while Revathy Sharma and Pugazh are playing important roles. The movie is directed by NS Ponkumar and produced by AR Murugadoss, Om Prakash Bhatt, and Narsiram Choudhary. Music is composed by Sean Roldan and Cinematography is handled by Selvakumar SK. Sudharsan R is the editor of this periodic movie.

August 16 1947 Movie Trailer

The trailer for August 16 1947 has not been released as of yet. You can watch the teaser released recently by AR Murugadoss.

August 16 1947 Movie OTT: FAQ

  1. Is August 16 1947 Released?

    August 16 1947 will be released on 07 April 2023

  2. Where can I watch August 16 1947?

    August 16 1947 can be watched on Amazon Prime Video on 05 May 2023.

  3. Is August 16 1947 available on OTT?

    Yes, August 16 1947 is available on OTT on 05 May 2023.

  4. What is the OTT Release date of August 16 1947 Movie?

    The OTT Release date of August 16 1947 is 05 May 2023.

  5. Who bought August 16 1947 Movie OTT Rights?

    Amazon Prime Video, August 16 1947 movie's OTT rights backed by Amazon Prime Video.

  6. What is the Pranaya Vilasam OTT Rights Price?

    According to the media reports August 16 1947 has been sold to a leading OTT platform Amazon Prime Video for Rs 8 crores.

Final Words

August 16 1947 will once again start the trend of periodic and historical movies in Tamil industry and the teaser of the film looks very interesting and eye catching.

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Bhargav Reddy

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