Rishi Kapoor's last film Sharmaji Namkeen to release on OTT on March 31!

11th Mar, 2022

As per media updates, Prime Video and Excel Entertainment announced the world premiere of the veteran actor Rishi Kapoor's last movie Sharmaji Namkeen. Helmed by Hitesh Bhatia and produced by Excel Entertainment in association with MacGuffin Pictures, the movie stars the late Rishi Kapoor and Paresh Rawal, both of whom play the titular character, along with Juhi Chawla, Suhail Nayyar, Taaruk Raina, Satish Kaushik, Sheeba Chaddha, and Isha Talwar. 

The movie will see two actors - Rishi Kapoor and Paresh Rawal. The movie rotates around a lovely story of self-realization and discovery. It follows the life of a recently retired man who discovers his passion for cooking after joining a riotous women’s kitty circle. 

Excel's Farhan Akhtar took to social media to share the film's posters and tweeted, "Aa rahe hai Sharmaji, humare life me lagane tadka #SharmajiNamkeenOnPrime, World Premiere, March 31 on @PrimeVideoIN #RishiKapoor @SirPareshRawal @thisisnothitesh @excelmovies @MacguffinP."  

Ritesh Sidhwani, Co-Founder, Excel Entertainment told, “Sharmaji Namkeen is a slice-of-life story of an ordinary man and his extraordinary pursuit to find a new meaning in life. We are humbled and thankful to work with the legendary actor, the Late Rishi Kapoor, for this epic family entertainer, which remains his last onscreen portrayal. The movie is our tribute to his commanding stardom and charm and we are happy to add another milestone to our robust collaboration with Prime Video.”