ZEE acquires ‘KGF: Chapter 2’ Satellite Rights for South


The much-anticipated Kannada film 'KGF: Chapter 2' was supposed to be released on July 16, but the plan was scrapped due to the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic. While the film's release date has yet to be announced, Zee Entertainment announced on Friday that the film's worldwide satellite rights have been acquired by its south cluster channels.

Four channels – Zee Tamil, Zee Telugu, Zee Keralam and Zee Kannada, have bagged the worldwide satellite rights of the film.

“I am elated to associate with Zee network who have been entertaining Indian audiences since its inception. I would like to extend my gratitude to Zee network and wish them the best. I hope we continue to have successful associations for our future projects,” says Yash.

Vijay Kiragandur of Hombale Films said: “We are pleased to announce that we have associated with Zee’s South Cluster for the satellite rights of our magnum opus KGF: Chapter 2 for the southern languages. With our partnership with Zee’s south cluster of channels, we are confident to expand our reach to a wider audience. At Hombale Films, we strive to produce entertaining and compelling content shaped to cater to a global audience, while adhering to our Kannada roots.”

KGF Chapter 2 is directed by Prashnath Neel and stars Yash as Rocky, Sanjay Dutt as Adheera, Raveena Tandon as Ramika Sen, and Srinidhi Shetty as Reena in pivotal roles. The film also stars Anant Nag, Nagabharana, Prakash Raj, Malavika Avinash, Achyuth Kumar, Archana Jois, among others in important roles.