'Toofan' is Amazon Prime's most watched Hindi film within premiere week

  •  July 29,2021 ByIndianTelevision Team

Mumbai: Amazon Prime Video had recently streamed the world premiere of much-anticipated films across multiple languages. Now, the OTT giant has revealed the viewing data of films, series titles that performed well within their premiere weeks so far this year. Leading the race is actor Farhan Akhtar's boxing drama Toofan which becomes Prime Video's most-watched Hindi film within the first week of its release globally.  

Toofaan was watched by more customers on Prime Video India than any other Hindi film in its opening week. The film was viewed in over 3900+ towns and cities in India and in 160+ countries and territories across the globe, according to the data released by the streamer.

Furthermore, in the local languages catagory, films 'Narappa' (Telugu), 'Sarpatta Parambarai' (Tamil), and 'Malik' (Malayalam), were each watched in over 3,200+ towns and cities in India and in over 150+ countries and territories globally.

In the web shows category, 'Hostel Daze (S2)' emerged as one of the most loved shows amongst young adults within just a week of its launch, with viewership from 3,600+ towns and cities in India and from over 100+ countries and territories around the world.

Amazon Prime Video India saw its best-ever viewership in the month leading up to Prime Day, with the highest number of streamers enjoying the content on the service, the streamer said in a statement. Prime Day 2021 marked the most Small Medium Businesses (SMBs) selling on Amazon.in ever, as they saw an overwhelming response from Prime members, it added.