Viu Original ‘It Happened in Hong-Kong’ Redefines Wanderlust
Viu will premiere its upcoming original titled – ‘It Happened in Hong-Kong’ featuring rising stars of the digital space: Aahana Kumra and Amol Parashar. After the success of Viu’s recent shows, such as ‘No.1 Yaari,’ ‘I Can, You Can’ and ‘Tollywood Squares,’ Viu’s latest original will stream on the official Viu app on 9th March. Shot in Hong Kong, the four-episode romantic comedy travel series will also be televised on Zoom.
‘It Happened in Hong-Kong’ is a digital series that explores and celebrates the small yet special moments that happen when you travel, including meeting strangers. Over a solo trip to Hong Kong, Amol and Aahana meet by chance and hit it off instantly. Their beautiful journey takes some interesting twists and turns. With Hong Kong as the background for this romantic travel digital series, viewers are encouraged to escape the monotony of their daily lives and experience the extraordinary through traveling.
Commenting on the announcement of this upcoming digital series, Sameer Gogate – Head of Monetization and Distribution at Viu, India commented, “Viu as a platform has always been focused on storytelling in engaging and experimental ways. Through our association with Hong Kong tourism for ‘It Happened in Hong-Kong,’ we wanted our consumers to experience Hong Kong through the show.”
The show is set to launch on 9th March 2018. With a weekly release every Friday, consumers can watch this romantic series for four weeks on www.viu.com and the Viu App.