Riddhima Kapoor Sahni unveils a poster for Sharmaji Namkeen, on Rishi Kapoor’s birth anniversary.
Sharmaji Namkeen’ was the final act of Rishi Kapoor, the actor had extensively shot for this light-hearted entertainer but due to his sudden demise, makers roped-in actor Paresh Rawal to complete the film.
Riddhima Kapoor dropped the poster on her social media and captioned it, “We are proud to present, the poster of a very special film- Sharmaji Namkeen, starring one of the most celebrated actors in the Hindi film industry whose inimitable work and sparkling career we will cherish forever, Mr. Rishi Kapoor”
“As a mark of love, respect and remembrance of him and as a gift to his millions of fans, here is the first look of his final film. A big thank you to Mr. Paresh Rawal, who completed the film by agreeing to take the sensitive step of portraying the same character played by Rishi-ji”
“Produced by Excel Entertainment and Macguffin Pictures, directed by debutant Hitesh Bhatia, this film is a light-hearted coming-of-age story of a lovable 60-year-old-man” read the full note.
Helmed by Hitesh Bhatia, the film also stars Satish Shah and Juhi Chawla in the lead role.
Rishi Kapoor died on april 29, 2020 after his long battle with cancer. His death was a big loss to his family and his fans. Since then Riddhima keeps sharing memories of her father through her social media posts.