`Jhankaar Beats` turns 11, Sujoy Ghosh ecstatic

IANS| Last Updated: Jun 21, 2014, 09:16 AM IST

Mumbai: Sujoy Ghosh, who started his career with hit film `Jhankaar Beats` in 2003, is ecstatic after the musical has completed 11 years. He thanks Pritish Nandy, one of the co-writers of the film, for coming up with such a strong concept.

“11 years of Jhankaar Beats and career today thanks to Pritish Nandy, the man with b***s of steel. faatafaati aadmi,” tweeted Ghosh.

"Jhankaar Beats", a small budget film, boasted a wonderful cast - Juhi Chawla, Sanjay Suri, Rahul Bose, Rinke Khanna, Riya Sen and Shayan Munshi - and their performances complemented Ghosh`s storytelling technique making the film a good watch.

The musical was a tribute to legendary composer Rahul Dev Burman.

Vishal Dadlani, who had composed music for the film along with Shekhar Ravjiani, also tweeted Thursday night: “Tomorrow is the eleventh anniversary of the release of `Jhankaar Beats!` Sujoy, how time flies! Our stupidity is unchanged, thankfully!”