The famous comic duo of Gangubai and Chhu had the audience in splits and at the same time created awareness about social issues through television soap and a play. Now the audience are in for a treat as they will get to watch the hilarious duo on the silver screen as well. The film will also sport the same title that is Kumari Gangubai Non Matric and the audience will get to see the jugalbandi between popular Marathi stars Nirmiti Sawant Vs Pandhariath Kamble and Nagesh Bhosale Vs Anand Ingale. The film is produced by Vidyadhar Pathare’s Iris Production and will be presented by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures. The story, screenplay, dialogues are written by Rajesh Deshpande who had originally penned the story, screenplay and dialogue for the serial and the play. Deshpande who had earlier directed both the television soap and the play will direct the film as well. The film will be released on September 27th.
A decade ago the duo of Gangubai and Chhu had made their first appearance on the small screen. Gangubai solved the problems of common people in her own signature style and Chhu helped her out. Gangubai’s generous nature and her expertise in solving varied problems in the playful manner had made her quite popular among the audience. As a weekly soap, Gangubai had even created a record for doing more episodes as compared to other weekly soaps. Later the play which was adapted from the television soap and starred the same actors as the teleserial had also received tremendous response from the audience.
Now after gaining remarkable popularity in both the mediums now the duo of Gangubai and Chu will make a grand entry on the silver screen. One central theme with the same star cast presenting in all three mediums that is Television, theatre and films by the same producer – director duo is also a kind of record created by team Gangubai. In the television soap and play, while solving the social problems, Gangubai had tried to make a comment on the social issues in satirical manner. In the film Gangubai will solve the social problems through politicians. To solve the problems of the common man Gangubai is going to stand for the elections. Writer-director Rajesh Deshpande is known for through knowledge of political and social issues and his trademark style of creating hilarious situations by taking jibes on the system. The audience will get to see many such hilarious scenes in the film.
The music of the film is composed by Shailendra Barve and the lyrics are penned by Rajesh Deshpande. Sujit Kumar and Rajesh Bidve had done the choreographed the dance sequences in the film. Ace Cinematographer Sanjay Jadhav who is noted for his signature style has handled the cinematography. The film is presented by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures who had earlier presented successful films like the first 3D Marathi film Zapatlela 2 and 72 Miles Ek Pravas. Vidhyadhar Pathare’s Iris Production which has earlier produced Kumari Gangubai Non Matric, Agnishikha and many other popular Television soaps has produced the film. Kumari Gangubai Non Matricwill be released in all over Maharashtra on September 27th.