Director G. Ashok’s who is widely known for his work in South Cinema Industry is currently hailing the success of his Bollywood debut Durgamati. His recently launched film, Durgamati has been winning hearts across the globe. In a candid conversation, director expressed his thoughts on the success of the film while sharing his future plans in Bollywood.
On his successful directorial debut in Bollywood, Durgamati – The Myth director G. Ashok shares, “I am thrilled with the spectacular response from the audience for Durgamati – The Myth from across the world. After being in South Cinema for more than a decade now, debuting in Bollywood with Durgamati – The Myth was a game changing experience for me. Since I was stepping into a whole new world of cinema, I didn’t want to leave any stone unturned to deliver a movie that is loved by movie lovers across India as well as internationally. What stood out about this conspiracy thriller is its intriguing plot and unexpected suspense. I am glad that people have appreciated Bhumi’s performance in the role, but a lot of credit also goes to Arshad, Mahie, Karan, Jisshu and the entire cast as well who have played a crucial role towards making Durgamati – The Myth a success. Today I am truly overwhelmed to witness the kind of love that the film has been receiving worldwide.”
Talking about the movie’s world premiere on Amazon Prime Video, G. Ashok added, “Through Amazon Prime Video the movie has reached cinema lovers across 200 countries and territories, and as a filmmaker, the feeling can’t get any better than this. This is a new era in Indian entertainment; customers viewing habits and preferences are constantly evolving. I am elated be a part of this renaissance and to bring to the audience the latest entertainment and present it across geographies. More than anything.”
“With this promising start, I am excited and looking forward to my journey in Bollywood and working with supremely talented stars and filmmakers. I am glad to have started my Bollywood journey with a film presented by Akshay Kumar while also getting an opportunity to work with a enormously talented cast and crew. This is just the start, there’s a long way to go!” adds G. Ashok.