Zee Media Bureau/ Gayatri Sankar
Mumbai: Riteish Deshmukh is a very happy man and he has all the reasons to celebrate. The actor, who had three back to back releases in the recent past, is basking in Box Office success of ‘Humshakals’, ‘Ek Villain’ and ‘Lai Bhaari’.
The first two films were in Hindi while ‘Lai Bhaari’ happens to be Deshmukh’s debut film as an actor in his mother tongue – Marathi.
The actor, who has been quite active on social media, took to Twitter to share his ecstasy. He tweeted:
33cr n counting- Thank you all for making LAI BHAARI the highest grossing Marathi film. #MorePowerToMarathiCinema
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) August 4, 2014
As a producer, Riteish had produced critically acclaimed films- ‘Balak Palak’ and ‘Yellow’. The latter won Special Jury Award at the 61st National Film Awards.
Here’s wishing Riteish all the very best for his future endeavours and may he take Marathi Cinema to new heights.