Writer-Director Digpal Lanjekar is known for creating grand historical epics like Subhedar, Sher Shivraj, Pawankhind, and Fatteshikast. award-winning writer-director Digpal Lanjekar and Malhar Picture Company have pulled the wraps off a brand new motion poster of their upcoming project ‘Shivrayancha Chhava. Billed as a historical drama, Shivrayancha Chhava is a warrior film set in the Maratha Empire era. The film is scheduled to be released in theatres on February 16, 2024.
Marathi cinema’s ace filmmaker Digpal Lanjekar launched the motion poster of the historical drama ‘Shivrayancha Chhava’, he says “I consider myself very fortunate to be able to portray Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj’s valor on the big screen.”
Speaking about the film, Malhar Picture Company said, “Making a historic film has always been a dream for us and what a better subject to choose from than our favourite Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj. The best decision we took was to take Digpal Lanjekar as the director, there is absolutely no one better than him for a subject like this, the research and hardwork is incredible. Releasing the first film on Maharaj is a lot of pressure, but we are guaranteed to educate and entertain the audience with the masterpiece Digpal sir has created.”
Shivrayancha Chhava is produced by Vaibhav Bhor and Kishore Patkar, Associate Producer Bhavesh Rajnikant Panchmatia, and Executive Producer Prakhar Modi. Being made under the banner of Malhar Picture Company, Shivrayancha Chhava is written- directed by Digpal Lanjekar. The film will be released in theaters on 16 February next year and be shot extensively all over Maharashtra. The movie also has an ensemble cast of Chinmay Mandlekar, Trupti Toradmal, Prasanna Ketkar, Abhijeet Shwetachandra, and Mrinal Kulkarni.
‘Shivrayancha Chhava’ first venture to be made on a massive scale and an expensive budget, promising to add epic value to the film. The film will capture the adolescent years of the courageous Maratha ruler, revealing gripping and compelling details that transpired in his life.