Actor Riteish Deshmukh is making his directorial debut with a Marathi film, Ved. He made an official announcement about the same. His wife Genelia Deshmukh will mark her Marathi film debut with this film.
Riteish took to his Twitter to announce the project. He shared the few posters introducing the cast and wrote, “After being in front of the camera for 20 years, I take a big leap to stand behind it for the first time. As I direct my first Marathi film, I humbly ask you all for your good wishes and blessings. Be a part of this journey, be a part of this madness. ‘Ved’ (Madness).”
With this movie, Riteish’s wife, Genelia Deshmukh makes her acting come back after a ten-year break. She will mark her Marathi film debut with this film.
Talking about her Marathi film debut, Genelia D’souza also shared an official statement on Twitter; it reads, “Have been blessed to be part of movies in so many languages and receive love and respect from all. Being born in Maharashtra, my heart yearned to do a film in Marathi for years and was hoping there would be a script where I could just say this is it.”
She further adds, “And then this happened – My first Marathi film, me coming back to acting after 10 long years and being part of a dream where my husband Riteish Deshmukh directs for the first time, and I get to share space with a beautiful Co- Actor Jiya Shankar who gets introduced under our production house MFC.”
I would humbly request loads of blessings from each one of you because films are always a journey, and we would love if you could be on this journey with us.. वेड (Madness),” she concluded.
Ved will release on August 12, 2022.
Image Credit: Instagram \ Riteish Deshmukh.