After producing their first film, “15 August” which went on to launch as a Netflix Original, Madhuri Dixit Nene and Dr. Shriram Nene have announced their next under their banner, R&M Moving Pictures, titled ‘Panchak’.
The story of the film is set in a small village in Konkan (Maharashtra), it is a comedic take on the fear of death, taboos and superstition.
Commenting on the same Madhuri said, “The film revolves around a family, their beliefs and superstitions which lead up to some hilarious situations. Slated as a family comedy, it will tickle everyone’s funny bone.”
Madhuri also took on social media to share a pic with the entire team of the film with a caption:
निर्माती म्हणून अजून एक रोमांचक चित्रपट “पंचक” तुमच्यासाठी घेऊन येत आहोत, पांचकच्या संपूर्ण टीमला माझ्या कडून खूप खूप शुभेच्छा|@DoctorNene #JayantJathar @adinathkothare @tejupradhan0206 @AnandIngale3 #NanditaPatkar @BharatiAchrekar #VidyadharJoshi #SatishAlekar pic.twitter.com/IPWvZCBzgF
— Madhuri Dixit Nene (@MadhuriDixit) October 10, 2019
Adding further, Dr. Shriram Nene said, “The idea of Panchak is very simple. Superstitions can overwhelm us, and drive us to unreasonable fear, putting us in absurd situations. We are very excited about producing this movie and have worked hard to assemble an outstanding cast and crew and will hopefully give audiences a much needed dose of humor.”
Directed by Jayant Jathar, the film stars Adinath Kothare , Tejashri Pradhan, Anand Ingale, Nandita Patkar , Bharati Acharekar , Vidyadhar Joshi , Satish Alekar, Sagar Talashikar, Dipti Devi, Ashish Kulkarni. Produced by RnM Moving Pictures, the movie goes on floors from 10th October 2019.