Riteish has found his leading lady in Saiyami. Saiyami Kher makes her Marathi film debut as Riteish Deshmukh's leading lady in his next production and acting venture titled MAULI.
After a thunderous announcement of his next Marathi production venture MAULI under his banner Mumbai Film Company as his second acting outing, Riteish Deshmukh has found his leading lady in young actress Saiyami Kher.
It’s a matter of great pride for Saiyami, as with MAULI she will carrying forward the Marathi legacy of her grand mother and veteran actress Usha Kiran and debuting in her maiden Marathi movie, opposite Riteish in MAULI directed by Aditya Sarpotdar, Tanvi Azmi's niece, Sayami seems to be sharing some more common ground with her as Tanvi too made her Marathi debut with Riteish playing the role of his mother in LAI BHAARI.
Born and brought up in Nashik, Saiyami is happy to go back to her roots and showcase her love for Marathi cinema with this film.
Talking about being a part of MAULI, Saiyami says, "Delighted to work in a language that I am very proud of... my mother tongue Marathi. That too opposite Riteish in his home production. Riteish very successfully introduced a new genre of Action/ Drama to Marathi cinema with LAI BHAARI. MAULI is a film which will always be very close to my heart because it takes me back to my Maharashtrian roots. I will really miss my grandmom on this journey because she would have been very proud to see my Marathi debut. I’m really excited and seek everyone’s good wishes and blessings."
Riteish Deshmukh and Saiyami Kher