Amitabh Bachchan watches Sairat, calls it a Marathi ‘wonder’

Amitabh Bachchan was mighty impressed with the Marathi film Sairat which released in 2015 and called it a “wonder”.

regional movies Updated: Jan 27, 2017 13:55 IST
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Marathi film Sairat stared Rinku Rajguru and Akash Thosar and was directed by Nagraj Manjule. (Sairatmovie/Facebook)

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has praised last year’s Marathi romantic drama Sairat and called it a “wonder”. The film starring Rinku Rajguru and Akash Thosar has been directed by Nagraj Manjule. The film was released on April 29 last year and it became a sleeper hit.

“Oh ...!! and saw the film ‘Sairat’, the Marathi wonder.. what a great cinematic experience... what a movie,” Bachchan wrote on Twitter alongside the poster of the film.

Sairat will be remade in Kannada, Telugu, Hindi and Punjabi, Malayalam and Tamil.

The remake rights for the Hindi version of the film has been acquired by Karan Johar.

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First Published: Jan 27, 2017 13:49 IST