Bollywood’s most adorable and cute couple, Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D’Souza, made a comeback together on the silver screen after so long in the Marathi movie titled ‘Ved’.
The film is receiving positive responses from the audience and taking the box office Maharashtra by storm even after several weeks of its release.
Ved is a thriller and marks the directorial debut of Deshmukh, who also turned producer with a Marathi film titled Balak-Palak.
The actor, who has worked in many Bollywood movies, especially of the comedy genre, like Dhamaal, Housefull, Kya Kool Hai Hum, Masti, Grand Masti, etc., is trying his luck in every aspect of his filmography.
Ved Star Cast
Ved marks Genelia’s first appearance in a full-length role in a major Marathi film. It also stars Raj Kande, Salman Khan, Ashok Saraf, Jiya Sankar, and Shubham Tawde in key roles. Salman Khan is in a special appearance in the song Ved Lavlay.
Ved Budget & Box Office (45 days)
The film written by Sandeep S. Patil and Rushikesh Turai and backed by Riteish, Genelia, Siddharth Ghadage, and Patil, it hit the cinemas on December 30, 2022. Ved is made on an estimated budget of 10 crores, the film opened with a positive response from the audience at the box office.
It earned Rs 2.3 Cr on its first day and following the growth over Sat and Sun, Ved accumulated Rs 10 Cr nett on its first weekend.
The film collected Rs 20.67 Cr on its first week and Rs 20.18 Cr in the further week with a minimal drop of 2.37%. It accumulated over 6.5 crore on its third weekend for a total 47.66 Cr in 17 days. Now crossed 60 Crore mark at Indian Box Office with 6 weeks successful run.
With this, it has emerged as the 2nd biggest Marathi film. Riteish-Genelia starrer is now behind ‘Sairat’ which is the only Marathi movie to have grossed 100 cr mark, WW.
Ved OTT Release Date
As per some reports, the post theatrical digital rights of the movie has been acquired by the OTT giant Amazon Prime and is slated to debut on the platform in the Feb-2023. However, there is no official announcement is made by the makers or streaming platform regarding its OTT rights and release date, it is now much awaited New OTT Releases in coming days.
Watch Ved Trailer
On October 26, Riteish took to social media to announce their upcoming film Ved and, along with that, the actor-director also shared the first look of the film, featuring Riteish and Genelia D’Souza. While Genelia is featured as a quintessential Indian girl wearing a Bindi on her forehead, Riteish is seen in a rugged look holding a cigarette.
The trailer is out, this is a love drama, debut for Genelia in Marathi movies:
The film is inspired by the Telugu film Majili (2019) which starred Naga Chaitanya and Samantha.
A. Ved is inspired by the Telugu film Majili (2019).
A. It is made on an estimated budget of 10 Cr.
A. Genelia D’Souza produced the film.