Director Kabir Lal’s first Marathi film ” Adrushya” starring Pushkar Jog and Manjari Fadnnis will also feature Ritesh Deshmukh in a pivotal Role – Jyothi Venkatesh
Interestingly, Kabir lal and Ritesh’s bond dates back to the latter’s debut film , Tujhe Mei kasam , for which Kabir lal was the cinematographer.Ritesh says, “Kabir lal is the reason I am in films.
He had seen me on a Subhash Ghai film’s set where I had just gone to see the shoot. Maybe he thought that I wanted to be an actor, although I had nothing in mind about getting into films then .
So, when Tujhe Meri Kasam was being made, he recomenmended me for the film . He was the cinematographer for the film which launched my carrer”.
Ritesh adds, ” It feels great to be reuniting with him for a film after almost 20 years . We shot for “Tujhe Meri Kasam ” in 2001.
The fact that Adrushya is his first Marathi Directorial make this collaboration special.
Besides Pushkar Jog and Manjari Fadnnis , Adrushya features Anant Jog , Saurabh Gokhale and Ajay Kumar Singh. Film is produced by Lovely World Entertainment (Ajay Kumar Singh) and DOP Sahid Lal