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

Genie Movie OTT Release Date, Time, Cast, OTT platform, Trailer, and many more details can be checked in this article. Genie is expected to hit theaters on 24 May 2024 tentatively. Very few actors in India try to experiment with their scripts and try to explore new stories without missing the commercial elements, even after receiving huge responses for their previous movies that received huge amounts at the box office. One such actor in the Tamil film industry is Jayam Ravi. Right from the start, he has been experimenting with his roles after a few commercial blockbusters that were remakes of Telugu movies. He always tried to choose different roles in his career to explore himself more in the acting field. He is now coming up with another interesting movie titled “Genie.”

The first look poster for this movie was launched by himself and in the poster, he looked at a completely new look of the fictional character “Genie.” After the first-look poster launch, the movie team released another poster that featured the main cast in this movie. As per the latest information from a few sources, shooting for this movie is close to completion. To know more details about this new Tamil fantasy drama movie, read this article completely till the end.

Genie Movie OTT Release Date, Digital Rights, and Satellite Rights

“Genie” movie is directed by debutant Bhuvanesh Arjunan, who named himself “Arjunan Jr.” on the movie posters. He earlier worked as an associate director for a few movies in Tamil under the direction of talented Mysskin. It is indeed a golden opportunity for a debutant director to direct a movie on very high budget under a prestigious production banner for their first film and let us hope that Arjunan will not disappoint with this opportunity.

Movie NameGenie
OTT PlatformTBA
OTT Release DateTBA
Theatrical Release DateMay 2024
DirectorArjunan Jr (Bhuvanesh Arjunan)
StarringJayam Ravi, Kalyani Priyadarshan, Wamiqa Gabbi, and others
LanguageTamil, Telugu, and Hindi
Film IndustryKollywood

Genie Movie OTT Release Date

Genie digital rights information is yet to be announced by the makers and the movie is expected to hit screens on 24 May 2024 tentatively. This film was officially announced in March 2023 and the regular shoot of this film began in July, with a few scenes shot in Chennai as part of the first schedule. Initially, director Arjunan wanted to cast actor Kamal Haasan in the lead role but hadn’t had the opportunity to narrate the script to him and as he got the chance to meet producer Ganesh, he was convinced to make this movie with actor Jayam Ravi in the lead role. This will be the highest-budget movie in the career of actor Jayam Ravi as a lead actor. As per the information from the production team, it was made on a huge budget of close to Rs 200 crore.

After the first schedule in Chennai, which was completed in March 2023, the movie team erected a grand set in Chennai’s film city for the second schedule, which lasted for three weeks. The shooting for this fantasy drama has neared completion and the movie team released a poster recently with the lead actor Jayam Ravi featured on it. It looks like the movie team has taken care of Jayam Ravi’s look and hasn’t compromised on the making of this movie. Let us wait for a few more days to witness this fantasy tale on the big screen, as the movie team has yet to announce the theatrical and OTT release date details.

Genie Movie OTT Platform (Digital Rights)

As mentioned earlier, it is a great opportunity for any debut director to feature many talented and star actors in the first film that is also made on a very high scale. In addition to this, director Arjunan was able to convince the music legend AR Rahman to compose the music for this movie. With such fantasy elements in the movie and the first look raising expectations already, the music composition by the legendary AR Rahman will be an added advantage for the film before its release.

This film features three actresses in the lead roles, namely Kalyani Priyadarshan, Wamiqa Gabbi, and Krithi Shetty. The name of actress Krithi Shetty was announced on the launch day, while the other two actresses joined the shoot after the first schedule. Actress Kalyani Priyadarshan earlier appeared in “Hero,” starring Sivakarthikeyan in the lead role and “Maanadu,” starring Silambarasan TR in the lead role and both movies received very good responses from the audience. Let us see if her presence in “Genie” will bring another success to actor Jayam Ravi as well. “Genie” movie team are yet to announce the name of the OTT platform on which it will have its premiere after the theatrical release.

Theatrical Release Date: May 2024

Digital Rights: TBA

OTT Release Date: TBA

Satellite Rights: TBA

Satellite Release Date: TBA


“Genie” movie team hasn’t revealed the details of the main plot. But as per the information available, it is a modern day take on the life of Genie, a fictional character from the past with some magical powers.

Cast & Crew

The movie “Genie” stars actor Jayam Ravi in the lead role, with Kalyani Priyadarshan, Wamiqa Gabbi, Krithi Shetty, Devayani, and Aajeedh Khalique playing other significant roles.

“Genie” is written and directed by Arjunan Jr (Bhuvanesh Arjunan). This movie is produced by Ishari K. Ganesh under the banner of Vels Films International. The music for this movie is composed by AR Rahman, and the cinematography is taken care of by Mahesh Muthuswami.

Genie Movie Trailer

Genie makers are yet to release the official trailer. Stay tuned to our page for the trailer.

Genie Movie OTT: FAQ

  1. Is Genie released?

    No, Genie movie team are yet to announce the release date

  2. Where can I watch Genie?

    Genie can be watched in theatres in May 2024

  3. Is Genie available on OTT?

    No, Genie is not available on OTT, but it will be available after 6 weeks of theatrical run.

  4. What is the OTT release date of the Genie movie?

    The OTT release date for Genie is expected to be somewhere in June 2024.

  5. Who bought Genie Movie OTT rights?

    Not confirmed, Genie makers haven't revealed the details about the movie's OTT rights

  6. What is the Genie OTT rights price?

    According to media reports, Genie has been sold to a leading OTT platform for Rs 20 crore.

Final Words

Fantasy elements in a movie are always exciting to watch on the big screen and we have seen very few fantasy movies in India. “Genie” is one of the most loved characters for many 1990’s kids and making a movie on the same character now will introduce him to the children from the present generation. Let us hope that this “Genie” movie will have fantasy elements that will excite the children and fun elements that will entertain the adults.

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Bhargav Reddy

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