Planet Marathi OTT, has announced the appointment of film and television actor-director Mrinal Kulkarni on its board of founders.
The platform hopes to leverage Kulkarni’s expertise, both onscreen and behind the camera to shape the Marathi web content space and make path-breaking strides.
She will begin with her duties effective immediately along with the other board of founders.
Akshay Bardapurkar, producer and founder, Planet Marathi OTT, said, "We are excited to have an industry veteran and expert like Mrinal Kulkarni onboard. With Mrinal joining us, we have upped the level of great expertise we have in our team. Mrinal embodies a sharp sense of business, innovation and craft, which is much needed in the OTT space. Her experience and vision will add to our mission of taking Marathi content to the world. She staunchly believes in the potential of Marathi content and it is an honour to have a powerhouse like her as a part of the Planet Marathi family.”
Kulkarni said, "It gives me great pleasure to assume this honourable position. I understand the great responsibility which comes with this role. Web content is a great space to showcase the potential and power since it is a global platform with few barriers. I applaud the Planet Marathi OTT team for setting high benchmarks, not settling for less and creating new avenues for the Marathi web space. With my new role, I am glad I will be able to share my ideas and experience to take forward the platform’s efforts. It brings me great pleasure to say, we are poised for the next level in the OTT space.”