Mauli’s mulgi

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 14 May 2018 10:52:12


M IRZYA actress Saiyami Kher wiill make her Marathi film debut asRiteishDeshmukh’sleading lady in his next production and acting venture titled Mauli. The film, directed by Aditya Sarpotdar, is produced under Riteish’s banner Mumbai Film Company. It’s especially a happy moment for Saiyami, as with Mauli, she will carrying forward the Marathilegacy of her grandmother and veteran actress Usha Kiran.

Tanvi Azmi’s niece, Sayami seems to be sharing some more common ground with herasTanvitoomadeherMarathidebutwith Riteish playing the role of his mother in Lai Bhari. Saiyami, born and brought up in Nashik, says she is delighted to work inafilm in her mother tongue Marathi. “That to oopposite Riteish in his home production. Riteish very successfully introduced a new genre of action/ drama to Marathi cinema with Lai Bhari. Mauli is a film which will always be very close to my heart because it takes me back to my M a har ashtrian roots.

“I will really miss my grandmother on this journey because she would have been very proud to see my Marathi debut. I’m really excited and seek e v e r y o n e ’ s good wishes and blessings,” Saiyami said in a statement. Riteish said the team was looking fora fresh face to cast in Mauli. “We found that in Saiyami. She is young, vivacious andfits the character of a firebrand Marathi mulgi to a T. We are extremely excited to collaborate with her and looking forward to working with her,” he said.