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Thackeray film cast Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Amrita Rao in Delhi along with writer Sanjay Raut


Thackeray, the eponymous movie on the towering Marathi leader, opens on Friday, January 25, 2019. Thackeray film cast features Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who essays the protagonist’s role, and Amrita Rao came down to Delhi to promote and market the film at an event held at the Odeon Carnival Cinemas, Connaught Place. The story writer, Sanjay Raut, and his daughter Purvashi Raut, who has also produced the film, accompanied the leading duo at the press conference.

The movie is directed by Abhijit Panse, made simultaneously in Marathi and Hindi. The film follows the life of Bal Thackeray, the founder of the Indian political party Shiv Sena film stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui as the Thackeray and Amrita Rao as his wife. While interacting with media Nawazuddin Siddiqui stated about his preparation and experience for working in this film, he said, “I feel really happy when I get such type of roles, thank God the bit of my 25 years of hard work will get execution. I really prefer doing challenging roles, I always try to work out of my comfort zone, therefore, my experience was amazing.”

Thackeray film cast Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Amrita Rao in Delhi along with Director Sanjay Raut
Thackeray film cast Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Amrita Rao in Delhit

On the other hand, Amrita Rao added, “This was really a different zone of role for me, being a work in the role of a woman and a mother was really a great experience for me. I learned a lot, I can say wow, I had so much of fun working for this film.”

Featured under the banner of Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, Raut’ers Entertainment & Carnival Motion Pictures the film is releasing on the 93rd birthday of Bal Thackeray.

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