Famed veteran actor of Hindi cinema Om Puri will now be seen in his first Marathi film ’15 AUGUST BHAGILE 26 JANUARY’ which was recently launched at the hands of Maharashtra State Forest Minister Patangrao Kadam in Pune recently. The film produced under the banner of Yogiraj Entertainments and producers Lahu Jadhav and Shankar Mitkari and will be directed by eminent director Pitambar Kale. The story of the film is by Purushottam Borkar, and the screenplay, dialogues and lyrics of the film are by Aaba Gaikwad. On the occasion Om Puri said, “ I have been living in Mumbai for the last 40 years and Maharashtra has given me name fame and money and I consider myself as a Maharashtrian. And I like Marathi plays, literature, amd movies”.
The film also stars Manoj Joshi, Bhau Kadam, Kishori Shahane, Prema Kiran and Deepali Sayyed