How to Watch The Empire Web Series For Free?

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Hotstar Specials The Empire is all set to premiere on August 27. The period drama is inspired by Alex Rutherford’s "Empire of the Moghul: Raiders from the North ''. 

The ensemble cast includes Shabana Azmi, Dino Morea, Aditya Seal, Drashti Dhami, Sahher Bamba, and Rahul Dev. Nikhil Advani known for directing Kal Ho Na Ho and D day serves as the showrunner. 

With this post, get complete details on this epic period drama. You also get to know how to watch The Empire Web Series for free.

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The Empire on Hotstar

The Empire trailer was recently released with rave reviews from audiences. It promises to provide a great viewing experience. This Hotstar Specials show features 8 episodes where audiences get to relive some of the historic events of the Mughal era. 

Produced by Nikhil Advani's Emmay Entertainment, this Mughal era series is termed as one of India's biggest shows on the small screen. 

Shabana Azmi, Dino Morea, Aditya Seal, Sahher Bambba, Drashti Dhami, and Rahul Dev will be seen in this show. 

Watch The Empire Web Series Online

Hotstar is back with one more interesting show - The Empire. It is a period drama that traces the saga of Mughal emperor Babur. You can watch The Empire Web Series on Disney+ Hotstar starting 27th August. 

You need Hotstar VIP or premium subscription to watch The Empire Web Series online. Hotstar VIP subscription is still available at Rs. 399 per year. 

Meanwhile, the streaming platform has already introduced new plans which will become available for subscription starting September 1. For more details on Hotstar New Plans click here

Now let us take a look at ways to get a free Hotstar subscription and watch The Empire Web Series for free. 

How to Watch The Empire Web Series Free?

Given the growing popularity of OTT platforms, telecom operators are providing bundled benefits with select recharge plans. Disney+ Hotstar VIP is available with recharge plans of Airtel, Vi, and Jio.

Recharge with free Hotstar recharge plans to get a 1 year VIP membership plan. You can activate your free subscription by using the same number and watch The Empire Web Series for free. 

  • Recharge with Jio, Airtel, or Vi Hotstar Plan

  • Login to Hotstar using the same number

  • Verify with OTP

  • Watch The Empire Web Series free

Download The Empire Web Series Free

The Empire web series includes 8 episodes. You can download all episodes of the period drama on the Hotstar app. The streaming app also gives you the option to pick video quality while downloading content. 

  • Download The Empire Web Series

  • Open the Disney+ Hotstar App

  • Log in to your account

  • Select The Empire Series.

  • Click on 'Download' and then choose video quality

  • Watch The Empire Series whenever you want. 


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The Empire Web Series Cast

Kunal Kapoor is making his digital debut with The Empire web series. The cast also includes names such as Shabana Azmi, Dino Morea, Aditya Seal, Sahher Bamba, Drashti Dhami, and Rahul Dev. This period drama is directed by Mitakshara Kumar. Nikhil Advani serves as the showrunner.  

Cast: Shabana Azmi, Dino Morea, Kunal Kapoor, Aditya Seal, Sahher Bambba, Drashti Dhami, and Rahul Dev.

Directed by: Mitakshara Kumar

Release Date: August 27

Platform: Disney+ Hotstar

The Empire is a Hotstar Original series based in the Mughal Era. The 8-episode series revolves around the emperor Babur. Directed by Mitakshara Kumar has an ensemble cast of Shabana Azmi, Drashti Dhami, Dino Morea, Aditya Seal, Sahher Bambba, and Rahul Dev. You can watch The Empire series on Hotstar starting August 27. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. Where to watch The Empire Web Series?

Answer. Watch The Empire web series on Disney+ Hotstar. You need a VIP or Premium subscription to watch this period drama based on the Mughal era.

Q2. Is Hotstar free for Jio?

Answer. Get Hotstar VIP membership with select Jio prepaid and postpaid plans.

Q3. What is the cost of Hotstar VIP?

Answer. Hotstar VIP plan costs Rs. 399 per year. Meanwhile, the streaming platform is all set to come up with any plans starting September 1. 

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