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My dream came true with IDIOT BOX : Shivraj Waichal

Every person has dream life, few wants to live life king size and few wants simple life. Shivraj Waichal also had dream to play a character with different emotions. His latest web series IDIOT BOX is streaming on MX Player where he plays Aakash.

Shivraj says, “It was my dream to play a character with different emotions in a single project and with IDIOT BOX web series, it has come true. I play Aakash and this character is full of emotions like thrill, romance, action etc. Most of us have been through this, wanting to win back our girlfriends or boyfriends at some point in life. ‘Idiot Box’ will take you through a funny, yet heart-warming journey of Aakash’s complicated love-life in a very relatable manner; that’s the one thing I loved about this web series.”

From spying, to getting into an unanticipated heist and finally fighting with his ex-girlfriend’s fiancé, this Marathi web series depicts all those mushy things a lovelorn guy Aakash does to get the love of his life back. His quest to reconcile with his ex-girlfriend is nothing less than what we enjoy watching on our Idiot Box and each episode of this series brings alive one hit genre that millions enjoy watching on Indian Television.

Directed by Jeet Ashok and Virajas Kulkarni, the series boasts an ensemble cast with much loved faces like Spruha Joshi, Abhijeet Khandkekar , Pushkar Jog, Sanskruti Balgude, Akshay Tanksale, Pravin Tarde, Mrinal Kulkarni, Sunil Barve and Aashay Kulkarni as part of its narrative.

This bite-sized drama comedy series is dubbed in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu as well and all 4 languages are streaming on MX Player from 24th July 2020.

One Love Story, 5 Different Genres – MX Exclusive ‘Idiot Box’ on 24 th July

Nobody ever said that loving someone is easy… Romeo and Juliet died to find everlasting love together, Salim’s rebellion to love Anarkali is a story that every lover knows and Majnu’s undying fight to win Laila epitomises the fact that while were two in flesh, they were but one in spirit. New age romance is no different! Starring Shivraj Waichal & Shivani Rangole in the lead, MX Exclusive Series Idiot Box is a five-episodic dramedy that chronicles the tough life of Aakash (played by Shivraj) who desperately wants to win his ex-girlfriend, Shashwati back with the help of his friend, Sayli (Shivani Rangole).

From spying, to getting into an unanticipated heist and finally fighting with his ex-girlfriend’s fiancé, this Marathi web series depicts all those mushy things a lovelorn guy does to get the love of his life back. His quest to reconcile with his ex-girlfriend is nothing less than what we enjoy watching on our Idiot Box and each episode of this series brings alive one hit genre that millions enjoy watching on Indian Television.

Talking about the show, Shivraj Waichal says, “Most of us have been through this, wanting to win back our girlfriends or boyfriends at some point in life. ‘Idiot Box’ will take you through a funny, yet heart-warming journey of Aakash’s complicated love-life in a very relatable manner; that’s the one thing I loved about this web series and I’m sure audiences will love too.”

Adding more to this, Shivani Rangole shares that, “Sayli is someone who’ll try to do as much possible to see her friend happy. It’s the little selfless things that she does for Aakash that brought me closer to the character. It seems like a common character at first but as the show unravels, you get to see different layers. It’s an innocent love story, completely TV style and that makes for a perfect monsoon watch, I think.”

Directed by Jeet Ashok and Virajas Kulkarni, the series boasts an ensemble cast with much loved faces like Spruha Joshi, Abhijeet Khandkekar , Pushkar Jog, Sanskruti Balgude, Akshay Tanksale, Pravin Tarde, Mrinal Kulkarni, Sunil Barve and Aashay Kulkarni as part of its narrative.

This bite-sized drama comedy series is dubbed in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu as well and all 4 languages will release on MX Player on 24 th July.

Sanjay Dutt releases trailer of BABA, his first production of a Marathi film

The Marathi and Hindi Film Industry is excited about BABA, the first Marathi film being produced by Sanjay Dutt and his wife Maanayata Dutt. The first trailer of the film was released by none other than Sanjay Dutt in the presence of entire cast and crew of the film. The trailer has further increased the curiosity about the film as it gives the glimpse of the story and hints at the twists and turns BABA has to offer.

The first trailer of the film was released, on the auspicious occasion of Guru Purnima, on Tuesday, July 16 at PVR Cinemas Juhu by Sanjay Dutt in the presence of actors Deepak Dobriyal, Nandita Patkar, Spruha Joshi, Abhijeet Khandkekar, Chittaranjan Giri, Jaywant Wadkar, Shailesh Datar,Jayant Gadekar, child artist Aaryan Menghji and entire cast & crew of film.  Director Raj R Gupta, producers Maanayata Dutt & Ashok Subhedar too were present on the occasion.

BABA is co-produced under their banner Sanjay S Dutt Productions, with Ashok and Aarti Subhedar of Blue Mustang Creations. The Poster had Created a lot of Buzz around the Movie and the Teaser has already gone Viral given the content and the star cast. The first most awaited song from the film, ‘Adgula Madgula’ released last week has been well received by audience and has been making rounds on social media. The glimpses of the film brought forward in bits and pieces have further induced the curiosity about the film. The trailer released on Tuesday reinforced the fact that the film has its own class.

From the trailer this looks story of a unique & poor couple staying far away from a bustling village.By grace, their world is silent yet they are very happy and contended. They have an eight year old adorable son who also does not speak. One day a high profile couple comes to their home to take the boy away from them. Local police intervenes and advises them to seek legal claim through court if they so believe. Through the ups and downs of legal battle and his personal challenges, does a father’s love succeed in retaining his beloved child or not is the story of the film “BABA”. Slated to release on 2nd August, audience will have to wait and see this beautifully shot film in picturesque Konkan.

The film is directed by Raj R Gupta and produced by Sanjay S Dutt Productions & Blue Mustang Creations.

Sanjay Dutt had announced the film on his twitter handle a few weeks ago. In a spree of tweets, he had expressed his feelings about the film over his twitter handle. He has said, “Dedicating our first Marathi Film BABA to the Person who remained Steadfast in my life through everything! Love you Dad! Our first song is out now. Catch the fun bond between father and son from our song Adgula Madgula.”

Maanayata Dutt too had tweeted saying, “Dedicating our 1st Marathi Film BABA to the one and Only Sunil Dutt Sahab, whose rock solid support always enhanced our Confidence!” While expressing about the song, she had tweeted, “Here is our 1st song Adgula Madgula, one of my favorite songs of the film…out now.”

“BABA” features Tanu Weds Manu fame actor Deepak Dobriyal in his very first Marathi film, along with Nandita Patkar. Spruha Joshi, Abhijeet Khandkekar, Chittaranjan Giri,Jaywant Wadkar, Shailesh Datar,Jayant Gadekar, child artist Aaryan Menghji.

The film is directed by Raj R Gupta, Director of DHAGHA, a Marathi short film released on Zee 5.  The music is by Rohan Rohan while background score is by Susmit Limaye.

On the release of Teaser, Ashok Subhedar of Blue Mustang Creations expressed his excitement and was eager to share stories behind the making of this wonderful film “BABA” This is a story written by Manish Singh – BABA is beautiful story of a father and his son. “Set in a scenic village in a coastal village of Konkan, this is a story that will resonate with every age group, for its simplicity and innocence”.

Raj R Gupta, the Director of ‘BABA” says, “I truly believe emotions have no language and this has been beautifully conveyed by the actors in our film. It is a bittersweet tale of how a family strives to stay together despite all odds.”