‘Mere Dad Ki Maruti’ sequel in pipeline
Mumbai: Buoyed by the success of ‘Mere Dad Ki Maruti’, the makers of the 2013 comedy are working on its sequel.
‘Mere Dad Ki Maruti’ directed by Ashima Chibber had Saqib Saleem, Ram Kapoor, Rhea Chakraborty and others. The film which released in 2013 got a good response.
Yash Raj Films has decided to make a sequel to ‘Mere Dad Ki Maruti’ under their banner Y-Films. The second outing is apparently going to be titled ‘Meri Maruti’.
“The first one was very successful both commercially and critically.. ‘Mere Dad Ki Maruti’ has made it onto must watch film list of 2013. The music is also still buzzing everywhere,” Ashish Patil, Vice President – Y-Films, Brand Partnerships & Talent Management told PTI.
“The story and the characters lend themselves to being extended as a franchise very well. So we are quite keen to pursue the same,” he said.
And the makers are thinking of coming up with a sequel and the work is on for it.
“There are talks but we are still in the process of developing the idea and script for the same. Once we are super-excited and super-confident about it we will make formal announcement,” he said.
There is a buzz that Saqib Saleem and Ram Kapoor are likely to be part of the sequel as well.