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Marathi Cinema

Can shuffle between Marathi, Hindi films: Priya Bapat

The story revolves around a brother-sister rivalry and an assassination of a political leader.

May 02, 2019, 15:13 PM IST

Urmila Matondkar ventures into film production with husband Mohsin Akhtar

'Madhuri' has been produced under the banner of Mumbapuri Productions.

Oct 10, 2018, 14:57 PM IST

No Salman and SRK in Marathi cinema, content in king: Sumeet Raghavan

The actor has been part of the industry for about 35 years, initially as a TV actor and later films.

May 18, 2018, 21:56 PM IST

You continue to empower Marathi cinema: Karan Johar to Riteish Deshmukh

Filmmaker Karan Johar has lauded Riteish Deshmukh's upcoming production Faster Fene and says the actor continues to empower Marathi cinema with mainstream high value content.

Sep 24, 2017, 11:12 AM IST

Amitabh Bachchan praises Marathi cinema

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has praised Marathi cinema and says it has taken a "great stride" over the years.

Sep 07, 2017, 17:22 PM IST

Riteish Deshmukh to play Maratha warrior Chhatrapati Shivaji in biopic—All you need to know!

Bollywood actor Riteish Deshmukh, who is also known for starring in content-driven Marathi films will soon be seen playing the Maratha warrior Chhatrapati Shivaji on-on-screen.

May 24, 2017, 11:10 AM IST

With 'Sairat', Marathi cinema flies high on BO, appreciation

With 'Sairat' garnering not only favourable reviews but also unprecedented box office collections, Marathi cinema has yet again found a fine balance between winning appreciation as well as registering money.

May 23, 2016, 11:48 AM IST

15-year-old 'Sairat' star Rinku Rajguru finds fame ‘unnerving’

Rinku is concerned about the days lost during the film's shooting.

May 19, 2016, 16:53 PM IST

‘Sairat’ leaves Aamir Khan heartbroken – Here’s why

Aamir took to Twitter to heap praise on ‘Sairat’ and the lead actors besides the makers of the film.

May 12, 2016, 08:55 AM IST

Will attempt to do one Marathi film a year, says Riteish Deshmukh

Riteish Deshmukh, who made his acting debut in Marathi cinema with action film "Lai Bhaari", said that he wishes to do one Marathi film in a year.

Oct 30, 2015, 02:51 AM IST

Watch: 'Vakratunda Mahakaaya' trailer!

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap's last outing 'Bombay Velvet' might not have reaped gold at the Box Office but that doesn't stop the maverick director from promoting good cinema.

Sep 03, 2015, 12:00 PM IST

Marathi cinema is growing: Amitabh Bachchan

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who launched the first look of Marathi film "Dholki", says Marathi film industry is growing and that good films are being churned out.

Jul 30, 2015, 20:02 PM IST

Marathi film 'Balak Palak' set for southern remake

Critically acclaimed and successful Marathi film ‘Balak Palak’ will be remade in Telugu as well as Tamil. The remake will be directed by Srikanth Velagaleti, who had earlier directed ‘Utt Pataang’.

Jun 08, 2015, 12:25 PM IST

Promote regional cinema but not sure about restrictions: Karan Johar

Director-producer Karan Johar today said that though he believes in promoting regional cinema, putting restrictions on multiplexes may not be the best way.

Apr 08, 2015, 16:27 PM IST

Nothing wrong in mandating multiplexes to show Marathi Cinema at prime-time: Kabir Bedi

Veteran actor Kabir Bedi on late Tuesday night came out in support of making it mandatory for multiplexes across the state to screen Marathi films during the prime time slot between 6 and 9 pm.

Apr 08, 2015, 00:25 AM IST

'Baji': Shreyas Talpade happy to bag superhero role

 Shreyas Talpade is making a comeback to Marathi cinema as an actor after seven years with superhero film "Baji" and calls it "one of the most wonderful decisions of my life".

Dec 10, 2014, 20:41 PM IST

Bollywood support will help Marathi cinema, says 'Balak-Palak' director

Filmmaker Ravi Jadhav, whose Marathi directorial "Balak-Palak" was co-produced by Bollywood actor Riteish Deshmukh, says support from the Hindi film industry will give a push to Marathi cinema.

Nov 23, 2014, 21:30 PM IST

Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar passes away

Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar passed away peacefully at 2.45 am on Monday. He was undergoing treatment for interstitial lung disease at the Kolkilaben Dhurubhai Ambani hospital in Mumbai.

Nov 03, 2014, 08:04 AM IST

Salman Khan wants to play Marathi film lead

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who played a small part in Riteish Deshmukh's Marathi film ‘Lai Bhaari’, says he would like to do a lead role in a film of the genre.

Sep 16, 2014, 15:04 PM IST

More power to Marathi cinema: Shraddha Kapoor

Shraddha Kapoor, who is half Maharashtrian and half Punjabi, hopes Marathi cinema gets more power with more films like ‘Lai Bhaari’.

Aug 15, 2014, 11:41 AM IST