Nushrratt Bharuccha starrer’Janhit Mein Jaaric‘, which is a story of a young girl who sells condoms, is getting a sequel with another compelling subject, published in the public interest, as planned by the film’s makers, sources reveal.
Unlike other socially relevant films, this one was topped by a female star, Nushrratt Bharuccha† The sequel is on the cards with only a female star.
The film was made on a budget of Rs 20 crore including the costs for prints and advertising worldwide, it has already recovered Rs 23 crore in its satellite, digital and music rights. Moreover, it received a grant of Rs 2 crore from the Government of Madhya Pradesh and nearly Rs 4 crore at the box office.
According to sources, a South production house has been approached Bhanushali Studio Limited for the Tamil, Telugu and Punjabi remake rights of ‘Janhit Mein Jaari’ with an A-list female star in each language.
The film sparked a much-needed conversation about the taboo topic and it would be interesting to see how it’s adapted for different regional audiences!
A production by Bhanushali Studios Limited and Think Ink Picturez in association with Shree Raghav Entertainment LLP, produced by Vinod Bhanushali, Kamlesh Bhanushali, Vishal Gurnani, Raaj Shaandilyaa, Vimal Lahoti, Shradha Chandavarkar, Bunty Raghav, Rajesh Raghav and Mukesh Gupta, co-produced by Juhi Parekh Mehta, a Zee Studios release, ‘Janhit Mein Jaari’, released in theaters worldwide on June 10.