Following the exceptional success of English Vinglish in new markets like Hong Kong, Germany, Taiwan and Korea, Eros International Media Ltd, a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry, is all set to release the blockbuster in across 33 screens in Japan on June 28, 2014.
There was a time when mere casting big heroes of Hindi films ensured a dream run at the Box Office. And then a phenomenon named Sridevi emerged on the silver screen. She became industry’s first actress who single handedly made films blockbusters.
Actress Sridevi`s comeback film `English Vinglish` Thursday turned to be the biggest premiere of the year so far where the entire film fraternity came to cheer this diva who is appearing on the big screen after 15 years.
Sridevi`s last release was 1997 hit ‘Judaai’ and she is ready to recreate the same magic with her comeback film ‘English Vinglish’, about a housewife`s struggle with the English language in the US. It releases Friday.
filmmaker Gauri Shinde, who is bringing the story of an Indian housewife battling language problem in the US in her directorial debut ‘English Vinglish’, feels blessed to have a husband like R. Balki who shares household chores.
When it comes to ad filmmaking, Gauri Shinde doesn`t need any guidance. But for her first feature film `English Vinglish`, which marks Sridevi`s comeback to big screen, she takes useful tips from her husband, director R. Balki, as he has already proved his mettle with `Cheeni Kum` and `Paa`.