English Vinglish is running successfully. Directed by Gauri Shinde and produced by R. Balki,the film marks yesteryear heroine Sridevi’s return after 14 long years.It has French actor Mehdi Nebbou and Priya Anand playing key roles with Amitabh Bachchan and Ajith Kumar making a guest appearances in the Hindi and Tamil versions respectively.
After watching the movie,UTV chief Dhananjayan Govind said, “Our Sridevi once again proved that she is the best actress & can recreate the magic like “Moondram Pirai” any day with a great screenplay.” Showering praises on the director, he added, “Gauri Shinde has come out with a brilliant film. Can’t believe it is her debut film. A must watch for everyone in the family.Loved English Vinglish every bit. Fantastic concept rarely shown on screen. My wife said, after 3 Idiots, this is the best film she saw.” Popular director Ram Gopal Verma feels, “If you look hard you might find many many kohinoor diamonds in this world but I will guarantee you that you will find only one Sridevi.” Actor/choreographer and now a successful Bollywood director –Prabhu Deva too took out to time to catch Sri Devi’s comeback venture.He sent out his good wishes saying, “Saw EnglishVinglish yesterday. Cute film with a great message. Friends please watch.”Releasing on September 4th the film collected 2.25 cr on its first day, and saw a huge jump on Saturday collecting 6.75 cr . The weekend rush has been huge and director Gauri Shinde is happy with the response.