Ajit Mohan has no qualms dissing the web series format, something his competitors in the video-on-demand space are gung-ho about. For him, it's TV shows, movies and live sports that will spell success for Star India's VOD platform Hotstar, which he has been at the helm of since its launch in 2015, and was subsequently named CEO of.
Soon after the launch, the network took a leap of faith by making one of its popular properties Star Guild Awards available on Hotstar before airing it on television. More recently, the same was done with a show called 'On Air With AIB'. Read more