Amazon Prime Video & Twitter to livestream Q&A with Comicstaan cast
India’s favourite comedians, Abish Mathew, Naveen Richard, Sumukhi Suresh and Sapan Verma , will feature in a live Q&A hosted by Prajakta Koli on Twitter this Friday, July 13, 8pm IST
Twitter is where Entertainment conversations happen and Amazon Prime Video (@PrimeVideoIN) is the latest brand to tap into the global entertainment fan community on the platform. Amazon Prime Video India, in collaboration with Twitter India, will livestream a special Cast Q&A for its upcoming comedy reality TV series Comicstaan (@comicstaan) on Twitter, providing fans in India and across the world the opportunity to be the first to watch this live and directly engage with the Comicstaan star cast.
Hosted by Prajakta Koli (@iammostlysane), the livestream Q&A will feature Abish Mathew (@abishmathew), Naveen Richard (@NaveenRichard), Sumukhi Suresh (@sumukhisuresh) and Sapan Verma (@sapanv). Fans in India and around the world will be able to catch the exciting livestream experience of Comicstaan (@comicstaan) exclusively on Twitter this Friday, July 13, 2018 at 8PM IST. As part of the livestream Q&A, people can hear from the comedians on how to mentor someone on ‘cracking a good joke’.
Fans can join in the livestream experience by Tweeting their questions for the cast with the hashtag #ComicstaanLIVE as part of the live Q&A and join in the conversation. A custom emoji specially designed for Comicstaan’s launch is available now on Twitter when people Tweet with the following hashtags: #Comicstaan, #ComicstaanLIVE, #ComicstaanTrailer, #TheFutureLooksFunny, or #FunAayega. The emoji will be live from now until 20 September 2018.
The livestream Q&A experience on Twitter will be accessible through (@comicstaan) and (@PrimeVideoIN), available to logged-in and logged-out audiences, and include a real-time curated timeline of Tweets involving live conversation surrounding the comedy show.
Commenting on the collaboration, Soumya Parmar, Head of Video Solutions for Twitter India, said, “Twitter is where people come to find out what’s happening and we are thrilled to collaborate with Amazon Prime Video to provide fans with a livestream experience that lets them watch some of the Comicstaan talent live, as they banter about and give them an insight into what it really takes to “crack a good joke”. Live video is a huge driver of audience engagement & conversations and with millennials increasingly consuming content on their mobile devices, such content experiences are a great way to launch new shows. We look forward to bringing more collaborations with partners like Amazon Prime Video to enrich the entertainment experience for fans on Twitter.”