Athidhi OTT Release Date, OTT Platform, Time, Cast, Watch Online

Athidhi Series OTT Release Date, Time, Cast, OTT platform, Trailer, and many more details can be checked in this article. Athidhi Series will be premiered on 19 September 2023 on Hotstar. After delivering an interesting Telugu series called ‘Daya’ starring JD Chakravarthy, Hotstar is now gearing up for another interesting series called ‘Athidhi’. Venu Thottempudi, who is best known for comedy films like Sawayamvaram, Chirunavvutho, Hanuman Junction, Kalyana Ramudu, etc., is now making his OTT debut with this series. The makers dropped the first look of the series a few weeks back and the first look impressed the moviegoers. Well, now, the team of Athidhi is back with its streaming date, the series is all set to stream on 19 September 2023, on Hotstar.

Well, Hotstar has been coming up with brilliant content, especially in Telugu. Recently, JD Chakravarthy’s Daya has received good reviews. Well, Hotstar has released a glimpse of Athidhi along with the release date. The glimpse looks interesting, as it is billed as a seat-edge thriller laced with horror elements. Venu Thottempudi is known for his comic timing, and after a long sabbatical, he appeared in Raviteja’s Rama Rao On Duty. However, he is making his OTT debut in a serious role that he hasn’t played before. Let’s see how the audience receives it. Stay tuned to know more about the series.

Athidhi Series OTT Release Date, Digital Rights, and Satellite Rights

Athidi has finished all the work, and the makers have handed it over to the Hotstar team. Well, they have started promotions by releasing the teaser. We can expect the trailer to be released before the release. Praveen Sattaru, who is best known for directing films like LBW, Chandamama Kathalu, PSV Garudavega, and Ghost, is the showrunner of this intriguing series, and directed by Bharat Y G. Praveen Sattaru has already made a series called 11th Hour, which is available on Aha Video.

Movie NameAthidhi Series
OTT PlatformDisney+Hotstar
OTT Release Date19 September 2023
Theatrical Release DateNA
DirectorBharat Y G
StarringVenu Thottempudi,  Avanthika Mishra, Aidit Gautam, Venkatesh Kakumanu, Bhadram, Ravi Varma, Chanakya, and Gayathri, and others
Film IndustryTollywood

Athidhi Series OTT Release Date

Athidhi Series digital rights were acquired by Hotstar and the series will hit the OTT space on 19 September 2023. Venu Thottempudi plays the lead role in this series. Though Zen Z’s unaware of Venu Thottempudi, the 90’s generation knows very well about his films. The way he made the audience laugh with his unique comic timing and different body language was a beautiful memory. In the span of 23 years, he did more than 25 films, and there are a few brilliant films that movie lovers will remember always. The films are Swayamvaram, Chiru Navvutho, Veedekkadi Mogudandi?, Hanuman Junction, Kalyana Ramudu, Pellam Oorelithe, Kushi Kushiga, Cheppave Chirugali. After Dammu and Ramachari 2, he took a long break and made a comeback after 10 years with the film called ‘Rama Rao on Duty’. Though that film was a disaster, he is getting some good offers and Athidhi is one among them. Let’s hope all his films do well.

Avanthika Mishra plays one of the leads in this series, Well she made her debut with the film Called ‘Meeku Meere Maaku Meme’ in 2016. After that, she did films like Meeku Maathrame Cheptha and appeared in Nithin’s Bheeshma. She made her Tamil debut with the film called Enna Solla Pogirai, which was released in 2022 and she did the film called D Block in the same year. Apart from Athodhi, she has a film called Nenjamellam Kadhal. Talking about the Athidhi OTT release date, well the series is all set to be premiered on 19 September 2023.

Athidhi Series OTT Platform (Digital Rights)

Nenithe fame Aidit Gautam plays an important role in this series. After Neninthe, she didn’t get many offers, though she appeared in films like Vedam, Double Decker, Sanju, and Pakka Commercial. Her last telugu film was Pakka Commercial starring Gopichand. Well, she is hoping to get more offers after this series’ success. Apart from the main cast, the series has Venkatesh Kakumanu, Bhadram, Ravi Varma, Chanakya, and Gayathri in pivotal roles. Ee Nagaraniki Emaindi fame Venkatesh Kakumanu will be seen in an important role in this series, comedian Bhadram plays a key role in this series who is best known for films like Prathi Roju Pandage, Bhale Bhale Magadivoy, etc. Talented actor Ravi Varma will be seen in an important role.

Recently Praveen Sattaru released the film called ‘Gandeevadhari Arjuna’, and it ended as a disaster. Well, he has already made a series called 11th Hour starring Tamannaah, and apart from being a showrunner for this series called Athidhi, he is directing another series called ‘Mission Tashafi’ which will stream on Zee5. Talking about Athidhi digital rights, the series of digital rights acquired by Hotstar.

Theatrical Release Date: NA

Digital Rights: Disney+Hotstar

OTT Release Date: 19 September 2023

Satellite Rights: TBA

Satellite Release Date: TBA


Athidhi is touted to be a thriller, where a strange lady enters into a man’s mansion on a spooky night to take shelter. However, things get a different turn, when she reveals her originality.

Cast & Crew

Venu Thottempudi,  Avanthika Mishra, Aidit Gautam, Venkatesh Kakumanu, Bhadram, Ravi Varma, Chanakya, Gayathri, and others. The series is written and directed by Bharat Y G and Praveen Sattaru is the showrunner. Manojh Reddy is the cinematographer, Kapil composed the music, Dharmendra Kakarla takes care of editing, and the series is produced by Praveen Sattaru.

Athidhi Series Trailer

Athidhi makers have dropped the trailer, and it looks intriguing. The series looks like an intense thriller, and if you would like to watch the trailer, then do check it out below.

Athidhi Series OTT: FAQ

  1. Is Athidhi Series Released?

    Athidhi Series will be released on 19 September 2023

  2. Where can I watch Athidhi Series?

    Athidhi Series can be watched on Hotstar on 19 September 2023

  3. Is Athidhi Series available on OTT?

    No, Athidhi Series is not available on OTT but it will be available on 19 September 2023

  4. What is the OTT Release date of Athidhi Series ?

    The OTT Release date of Athidhi Series on 19 September 2023

  5. Who bought Athidhi Series OTT Rights?

    Hotstar, Athidhi Series OTT rights acquired by Hotstar.

  6. What is the Athidhi Series OTT Rights Price?

    According to media reports, Athidhi Series has been sold to a leading OTT platform, Hotstar, for Rs 4 crore.

Final Words

Athidhi Series is billed as an intense thriller that is laced with horror elements. This series is all set to hit the OTT space on 19 September 2023, on Hotstar. This series has all the elements to grab the audience’s attention, right from the casting to the content. However, Athidhi is going to add to the list of hit series. Let’s see how this series turns out.

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Bhargav Reddy

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