T-Series & Fox Star Studios sign strategic music alliance for four films


Fox Star Studios and Bhushan Kumar’s T-Series have joined hands for a strategic alliance on the studios’ new releases. T-Series will be marketing the music of Fox Star Studios’ upcoming releases – ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’, ‘M S Dhoni-The Untold Story’, ‘Akira’ and ‘Neerja’.

Both companies have worked together in the past where T-Series held the music rights of films like ‘Bol Bachchan’, ‘Raaz 3’, ‘Dum Maaro Dum’, ‘Force’ among others and have now teamed up to work on the music of Fox Star’s future releases. ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ starring Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor will see the celebrated director Sooraj Barjatya wield his magic again this Diwali. Salman Khan and Sooraj Barjatya team up after their blockbuster hits like ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’, ‘Hum Apke Hain Kaun’ and ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’. ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ releases on November 12, 2015.

T-Series has also acquired the music rights of Fox Star’s 2016 releases out of which two films are biopics – acclaimed Director Neeraj Pandey’s ‘M S Dhoni’ that stars Sushant Singh Rajput and ‘Neerja’ which is Director Ram Madhani’s debut with Sonam Kapoor. They will also be working with Bollywood’s most successful director AR Murugadoss (‘Ghajini’ and ‘Holiday’) on ‘Akira’ starring Sonakshi Sinha which is an action drama. T-Series will be creating tracks for these films which is a part of the strategic alliance along with marketing the music.



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