"A film release is almost like the arrival of a child for a film maker," says Siddharth P Malhotra, the talented director behind the movie 'Maharaj' which finally got its release on OTT. Expressing his feelings and sentiments in an Instagram post, Siddharth penned down all his emotions and conveyed how a film tells a story that “needs to be told against all odds.”

He also said, "Today finally marks the release of my film as a director post hichki - it marks the debut of Aamir Khan sirs son “Junaid” with Jaideep Ahlawat in and as Maharaj with 2 wonderful ladies Shalini Pandey , sharvari and supported by some mind blowing actors who are masters in their craft. The film is finally live."



He added, "Please watch the film and share it on social media to spread the word. we promise you it’s well worth your time and your families too. It’s a story hopefully you will agree that needs to be told."

The film is receiving tons of love and praise, not just from fans but also from critics. While people are praising Junaid’s first stint as an actor, critics are raving over Jaideep Ahlawat’s performance in it. The film marked Malhotra’s return to the director’s chair after Rani Mukherji’s ‘Hichki’, which released in theaters in 2018.

Several fans also commented on the post and expressed their appreciation and support to the director. One user wrote, "Congratulations, Sid, on the launch! Here's to continued success and many more milestones ahead!"

Another person commented, "Really looking forward it! And yes it deserved bigger and better but the audience’s will travel and make it big as it should be!"

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