A Laugh Riot: Humble Politiciann Nograj

After the critical and commercial success of ‘Godhi Banna Sadharana Mykattu’ & ‘Kirik Party’, Pushkar Films, Lost and Found Films & Paramvah Studios released their film titled HUMBLE POLITICIANN NOGRAJ in January 2018 across Karnataka: starring funny man Danish Sait who created the twisted character that has taken the internet by storm these past few years. The film has been directed by the young and talented director Saad Khan who made Bengaluru’s first Hindi feature film STATION in 2014 and released it via PVR Director’s Rare to positive reviews. The story and screenplay is written by Danish and Saad, and as a sensational political satire, the film is a laugh riot promising to leave the audience in splits as it is packed with entertainment with respect to social issues and how they are addressed around us today.

The film HUMBLE POLITICIANN NOGRAJ, which is Bengaluru’s home production by producers Rakshit Shetty, Pushkara M and Hemanth M Rao has received positive reviews after its release across Karnataka and is running successfully in Cinemas, currently in its second week. In addition to building the farcical character of Nograj, Danish is an RJ, Prankster, TV Presenter, mascot for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL, and has over 25 million plays on Soundcloud making him a popular face in India and abroad. This is his latest successful collaboration with Saad, that started with the live improvisational comedy show THE IMPROV and their hilarious Facebook live videos which have gained a large social media fan following. 

Positioned as an English-Kannada film with English subtitles depicts the crooked journey of a manipulative politician Nograj, who starts of as a Local Corporator and how he connives to climb the political ladder. Nograj is a narcissist and eccentric politician, who exploits the city and its resources, aspires to become an MLA in the upcoming elections. In his pursuit, he faces many oppositions and challenges, how he tackles them, forms the crux. As moviemakers, the team aims to create and execute content that initiates socially relevant dialogue in a light-hearted manner.