Riteish Deshmukh to essay the role of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in his next directorial- Check details here 

Riteish Deshmukh made a stellar comeback in 2022 with Ved movie. The movie marks more special as it came to become his directorial debut. Riteish also made his debut in the Marathi film industry.

The film featured the most-awaited on-screen couple Riteish and Genelia. The movie also becomes one of the highest-grossing Marathi films.


As per a recent report by Pinkvilla, Riteish is now gearing up for his next directorial on the life of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. The official announcement regarding the movie will be made soon.

The upcoming film stands as a passion project for Riteish as he has decided to invest all his energies into this movie.

Riteish will also play the role of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in the movie. The pre-production work of the movie has already been finished and now the actor will be gearing up for the shooting process. The upcoming movie will go on floors soon.

It film will be a bilingual movie with Hindi and Marathi languages. It will be produced by Jio Studious and Mumbai Film Company. While the music department will be helmed by Ajay-Atul. Award-winning cinematographer Santosh Sivan will be making his debut in the Marathi industry with this film.