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Producer Amol Kagne’s HALAAL got 8 nominations in Filmfare Awards 2018

Amol Kagne Films presentation HALAAL has one more feather in its crown by getting 8 nominations including Best Actress, Best Director in Filmfare Awards 2018.

The debut venture of Amol Kagne Films had won many awards in International as well Maharashtra state Film Festivals.

The nominations in Filmfare Awards 2018 are Shivaji Lotan for Best Director – critics, Priyadarshan Jadhav for Best Actor – critic’s choice, Pritam Kagne for Best Actress – critic’s choice and Best debutant actress, Chinmay Mandlekar for Best supporting actor, Sayed Akhtar and Subodh Pawar for Best Lyrics (Maula Mere Maula song), Rajan Khan for Best Story and Nishant Natharam Dhapse for Best Screenplay.

Cherry on the Cake is after receiving many National and International awards as a film producer and presenter for his movies like Halaal, Lathe Joshi, 31st October, Perfume, Amol Kagne is all set to make his acting debut with Milind Ukey’s ‘Monsoon Football’. He will be seen playing the character of a Gujarati husband to one of the female leads in the film.

The handsome Amol Kagne will also be seen in a lead role in the upcoming movies like Babo, Ahilya, Jhol Jhal & Bhonga, Arrange Marriage.

Producer Amol Kagne to make his acting debut with Milind Ukey’s ‘Monsoon Football’

HALAAL music launched

The much appreciated film HALAAL to release on 29 September 2017


Producer Amol Kagne to make his acting debut with Milind Ukey’s ‘Monsoon Football’

After receiving many national and international awards as a film producer and presenter for his movies like Halal, Lathe Joshi, 31st October, Perfume; Amol Kagne is all set to make his acting debut with Milind Ukey’s ‘Monsoon Football’ which is a UKEY Film Production in association with Vivid Sportz. Amol who is a Maharashtrian by birth will be seen playing the character of a Gujarati husband to one of the female leads in the film.

When asked about his preparation for his role Amol said, “It’s a good opportunity for me to be a part of such good films. The character that I am playing is that of a Gujarati husband and is very challenging for me as I am a Maharashtrian so I learned Gujarati from my make-up dada on the set and also spent a lot of time with one of my Gujarati friend from whom I picked up some tips for the behaviorism. I also had to gain around 6kgs of weight for my role in this film.”

Amol who holds a degree in Nitya Shastra at Lalit Kala Kendra from Pune university has done over 26 theatre plays and has produced over 5 films. He has also acted in National School of Drama( Bharat Ranga Mahotsav) His movies ‘Halal’ and ‘31st October’ were also screened at Cannes film festival, Asian film festival, London Indian film festival, Goa International Film festival and Pune international film festival.  While speaking to Milind Ukey about his experience of working with Amol Kagne he said, “Amol is a very sensitive actor. The character that I gave him is difficult. It has many layers, but Amol did lots of research and made his last-minute preparations so he could perform his scenes very powerfully. I am sure audience will take special notice of his acting.”

Along with Amol Kagne the audience will also get a chance of seeing talented actresses like Sagarika Ghatge, Chitrashi Rawat, Vidya Malvade, Delnaaz Irani, Pritam Kagne and Usha Naik playing football in a sari along with sports shoes. The film showcases the fight of the housewives to bring back their identity which they lost after becoming a housewife. The film is expected to hit the multiplexes by January 2019. Amol Kagne will also be seen as a lead role in the upcoming movies like Babo, Ahilya, Jhol Jhal & Bhonga, Arrange Marriage.

Saurabh Shetye covers Ed Sheeran’s famous ‘Perfect’ and surprises his fans on YouTube

Saurabh – Durgesh is a music directing duo composed of Saurabh Shetye & Durgesh Khot who’ve been the voice and mind behind multiple successful songs. Recently the duo worked on the promotional song of the sport-centric movie, Monsoon Football. Post which they also composed the music for the south Icon Vijay Deverakonda’s music video. The duo also won the ‘Best Upcoming Music Composers of the year’ in Mirchi Music Awards for Anaan. In the midst of building the masterpiece, Saurabh Shetye recently dropped a jaw-dropping cover on his YouTube channel of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Perfect’. The audience who’ve been following Ed Sheeran for quite a while have been gaga over this cover for the perfect music and song coordination.

Despite the multiple projects that the duo work on, they never miss a chance to work up the vocal chords and keep surprising their fans with their potential and par talent. The video has received multiple likes and comments and as the surfers continue to watch the video the appreciation continues to fall in. The name of his channel being ‘Saurabh Shetye’, he has posted multiple covers in the past including the top chartered ‘Despacito’, Isn’t he a package now?

Pritam Kagne joins the team MONSOON FOOTBALL

‘Halaal’ fame Pritam Kagne is roped in director Milind Ukey’s MONSOON FOOTBALL. The film also stars Sagarika Ghatge, Vidya Malvade, Chitrashi Rawat and Seema Aazmi.

All these actress will be seen playing football wearing saaree in the film. How these middle class ladies fulfill their passion for football is the crux of the film.

MONSOON FOOTBALL is heroin oriented film. How every lady character makes her dream come true is the journey.

Vidya Malvade joins the ‘Monsoon Football’ team with Sagarika Ghatge & Chitrashi Rawat

We recently heard that Chitrashi Rawat has been selected as one of the cast in Milind Ukey’s upcoming ‘Monsoon Football’ along with Sagarika Ghatge, and now the sources reveal that another Chak De! India girl, Vidya Malvade will be joining in the team of Milind Ukey’s sport-centric Marathi movie with Sagarika Ghatge, Chitrashi Rawat and Seema Azmi. Sounds like a reunion of Chak De! India, yet again?

‘Monsoon Football’ has been giving us major shockers every day with the revelation of the cast and we can’t wait to see Vidya, Sagarika & Chitrashi share the screen once again with a sport-centric movie with the difference being that they played hockey previously and now they’ll be seen playing football in saree. Monsoon Football will revolve around the lives of housewives who want to kick the monotony out of their lives with football and form a team that brings their identity back.

”It was always a plan to be in the Marathi movie industry and work with Milind sir in specific. Post the confirmation of the movie, it was surprising to know that Sagarika, Seema, and Chitrashi are also a part of this movie. It just made me nostalgic and excited at the same time,” says the actress Vidya Malvade.

Team Monsoon Football and Vidya Malvade unite for director Milind Ukey’s birthday celebration

Director Milind Ukey has been the talk of the town ever since he announced his new conceptual sport-centric movie ‘Monsoon Football’. Recently the talented director celebrated his birthday (5th of June), wherein the team of Monsoon Football surprised him with a cake identical to a football and ‘Monsoon Football’ written all over the cake. The evening was also attended by the beautiful actress Vidya Malvade (despite high fever she managed to take some time out to visit the director on his birthday) and the talented duo music directors Saurabh & Durgesh and the lyricist Deepak Angewar. The celebration took place during the recording of the promotional anthem of Monsoon Football.

Despite the busy schedule and the preparation of the movie it sure wasn’t an easy task to have the entire team onboard at the same time, but the team planned it well and without fail they managed to pull off a great surprise for their beloved director and made his day brighter. However, the presence of Vidya Malvade has kept us surprised, is she going to be a part of Monsoon Football?

“I am really stunned and humbled with such a gesture by my team. It was indeed a special birthday for me to see my entire family and work-family come together for the celebration. I’m speechless and just have tons of gratitude towards my team for managing everything and of course, Vidya Malvade for taking out the time to be a part of my day. We called for a double celebration as on the same day we finished recording the promotional anthem of Monsoon Football which is highly inspiring and motivating, Saurabh-Durgesh have done a fabulous job with the music and of course the lyricist Deepak Angewar has given amazing lyrics to them,’’ says the director of Monsoon Football, Milind Ukey.