Maestro’s true story, film cast and everything about this new version of Hotstar
Maestro on Hotstar is a Telugu remake of Andhadhoun, the bestselling Bollywood crime thriller. The movie, directed by Merlapaka Gandhi, is out today, and here’s everything you need to know about it.
The truth story from Maestro movie about Hotstar –
Yes, black comedy Maestro is a film with several layers and unexpected but captivating plot points. The director wanted to make sure he presented it the same way as the original, Andhadhoun, featuring Tabu, Ayushmann Khurrana and Radhika Apte in the lead roles. While the film stays true to the original story, the director has made a few minor edits, especially in the climax.
The film features a pianist Arun who claims to be visually impaired for his own reasons. He meets Sophie, a restaurateur, and starts working as a pianist in his restaurant. Veteran actor Mohan (Naresh), a frequent visitor to the place, is captivated by Arun’s music and invites him to perform for him and his wife Simran on their birthday at their home. Arun agrees, but while he’s there he lands in hot water when he witnesses Mohan’s murder at the spot and Simran’s lover tries to cleanse the body. He remains silent as he pretends to be blind. As he leaves their house and goes to the police station to report the murder, he finds that the inspector is none other than Simran’s lover. It completely entangles him in this delicate mystery. Trapped in a catch-22 situation, Arun is about to experience an unpleasant run. There are a lot of plot twists, and the way he manages to conquer them all is what makes it interesting.
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Maestro film distribution –
Nitin Reddy as Arun
Nitin Reddy is a Tollywood film actor best known for his work in films such as Jayam, Dil and Sye. We will see him reprise the role of Ayushmann Khurrana in Andhadhun, one of the main roles of Arun, a pianist who claims to be blind. The way he gets away with the mess he created makes the story more interesting.
Tamannaa like Simran
Known for quite successful films like Baahubali 2. Here, Tamannaah will play the roles that Tabu played in Andhadhun, as the antagonist, that is, the role of Simran, the wife of veteran actor Mohan.
Nabha Natesh as Sophie
Nabha Natesh is an Indian model and actress who appears primarily in the Kannada and Telugu films. Here, she will reprise the role of Radhika Apte from the original, as Sophie, a restaurateur.
Jisshu Sengupta as Inspector N. Ravindar aka Bobby
Sengupta, who is making his mark on the Indian film industry with intriguing roles, was last seen in Shakuntala Devi facing Vidya Balan. In Maestro, he plays the role of Simran’s lover.
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