One of the most awaited Marvel movie of 2019, Captain Marvel starring Brie Larson and Samuel. L Jackson released on the occasion of International Women's Day. An ardent fan of Marvel herself, Prajakta Koli, India's ace digital female content creator was invited by Marvel India to collaborate with and meet the cast and directors at the red carpet premier of the movie recently held in Singapore.
A while back Prajakta had announced her love for Marvel on her social media platforms with a fan-base of over 5 million followers. Upon learning the same, she was the only YouTuber from India to be approached by Marvel India for an opportunity to exclusively team up as well watch the movie before the world preview.
Says an excited Prajakta, "Most times when I am hit with such huge opportunities, I tend to go blank and the magnanimity of the situation registers much later. But when I actually experience all of it, it just makes me feel so blessed and I can't help but thank God, my family, my team, most importantly my fans and of course Marvel India I this case. After I met Brie, Samuel and the directors Anna and Ryan, I was in a happy daze for days. All of them were so warm, humble and friendly that I am in love with them even more! And I really want to thank Marvel India for this! Oh and the movie? Trust me, you've got a lot of pleasant surprises coming in."
In conversation with Oscar winner Brie Larson, the legendary Samuel L. Jackson and the directors of, Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, Prajakta learned some interesting things not just about the movie but their thought about India amongst other things. People would be surprised to know that Samuel L. Jackson wants to work in a Bollywood film and Brie Larsen has explored quite a few parts of India already. Prajakta had even held a special screening for a few of her fans to watch the movie 2 days back in Delhi and Mumbai.
From representing India at the United Nations on International Tolerance Day for her song, "No Offence" for YouTube's Creator for Change program, to collaborating with stars like Kareena Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddique, Vicky Kaushal, Ayushmann Khurrana. From featuring in WhatsApp India's first TV commercial about responsibility towards fake news, to initiating a campaign addressing Body Shaming after thousands of young women reached out to her on World Depression Day; Prajakta is one of the most influential face in the digital entertainment world today.
A meet and greet hosted by Prajakta recently for her fans in Mumbai saw a whopping 10,000+ people register for the same within first 48 hours of the announcement. 2019 saw her feature in Forbes India's 30 under 30 issue, Entrepreneur India's 35 under 35 issue and she won the Women of Worth award from Outlook Business.