Alt Balaji Head: Alt Balaji is one of the leading ott platforms in India but it’s confirmed that Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor have stepped down as heads of the company. This was confirmed by closed source and social media earlier but now it has been made official.
Alt Balaji has been getting controversies day by day because of its bold concept shows.
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Alt Balaji Head:
Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor founded the ott platform Alt Balaji, which is one of the leading ott platforms. Alt Balaji Head was Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor but now two of them have opted out of the post as they want to step into something new and fresh.
Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor are one of the leading Indian producers of films and television. Shobha Kapoor is the wife of well-known actor Jitendra and Ekta Kapoor is the elder daughter of Jitendra and Shobha and Tushar Kapoor is the younger son.
- Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor step down from Alt Balaji Heads.
- Alt Balaji’s new Chief Business Officer Vivek Koka has also confirmed this news.
- The whole process was going on for one year as confirmed by Vivek koka.
Alt Balaji ott platform has already been in controversy because of Alt Balaji shows like XXX and bold adult content which has given place to multiple controversies, Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor have fought the illegal war as a result too. The case was fought against ex-army officer Shambhu Kumar who filed a complaint against Alt Balaji Heads. The allegation was that they defamed the Indian army and their families with one of their shows.
In October 2022 a verdict came which was not in favor of the Alt Balaji Heads and a warrant was issued against Ekta Kapoor. This was not the first time that controversies arose; there were several of them.
There are some web series that are objectionable to viewers and critics like XXX and Gandi Baat. Alt balaji has also given many beautiful and memorable shows like Broken but Beautiful, Bose Apharan, and many more.
Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor produced Bollywood classics such as Ek Villain (2014), Jabariya Jodi (2018), Goodbye (2022), Veere Di Wedding (2019), and The Dirty Picture (2011).
Alt Balaji Heads Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor
On 10 February 2023, the confirmation of Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor was made official that they are stepping down from their positions as heads of the streaming platform. The confirmation is from Ekta Kapoor’s Instagram post as they head on starting a new venture which is still undeclared.
In the post, it was written that Alt Balaji appointed a new Chief Business Officer Vivek Koka. In the post, it was mentioned that we’re excited to welcome Vivek Koka to the Alt Balaji family. His experience and perception of the future of ott entertainment made him the best choice to lead Alt Balaji for the upcoming phase for its success, as mentioned by Ekta Kapoor.
In the post, she continued that under the leadership of Alt Balaji Chief Business Officer Vivek Koka which aims to follow its steps and continue its solid track record of distributing top quality, fresh content for viewers.
The company will also get new ways of new chances for expanding and extending in Indian and worldwide. Throughout the Alt Balaji heads Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor officially stepped down from the management of Alt Balaji but the holding company Balaji telefilms will hold the shares on the ott platform.
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1. Which is the most controversial web series of Alt Balaji Heads?
XXX is one of the web series of Alt Balaji that arose a lot of controversies. An episode in season 2 titled Pyaar aur Plastic. This episode has faced the show in controversies. In that episode, there was a scene where an army officer’s wife is having an extra-marital affair when her husband is on duty.
2. What is the decision of the Supreme Court on Alt Balaji Heads Ekta Kapoor and shobha kapoor?
The verdict of the Supreme Court which came out in 2022 was a warrant issued against Ekta Kapoor. Justice Mukul Rastogi said that the High court of Patna has huge issues. There are many issues that are pending due to a lack of evidence.
3. Why ALT Balaji is releasing less content these days?
Due to some reasons, there are some reasons that there is no new web series on ALT Balaji. According to the sources, this is a new strategy of Alt Balaji management for some months probably now after the new management is on board audience will get to see something new.