‘Dil Chahta Hai’ is one of the most celebrated movies of the Hindi cinema industry. With the film clocking 20 years today, it also marked the successful two decades of Excel Entertainment which is a production company owned by renowned actor Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani.
In these 20 years of magical ride, this beautiful partnership has delivered several blockbuster hits on the box office and treated the audience to some top-notch stories, cult classic movies, and web series. Apart from these, it has also served as the biggest platform that launched many talented actors in the industry.
As the production turned 20th today, Bollywood celebrities too took a moment and celebrated this big achievement. They extended their warm wishes to Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani.
Taking to Twitter, Big B congratulated Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani for touching this milestone. He tweeted “T 3992 – #20YearsOfExcel Congratulations 👏🏼👏🏼 @ritesh_sid @FarOutAkhtar @excelmovies.”
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 9, 2021
Hrithik Roshan who has earlier worked under the production house too took a moment and celebrated the 20th anniversary of it. Taking to Twitter, he wrote, “Excel-ent 20 years, you guys! Take a bow 👏🏻 #20YearsOfExcel
@ritesh_sid @FarOutAkhtar @excelmovies.”
— Hrithik Roshan (@iHrithik) August 9, 2021
Taking to Instagram, Siddhant Chaturvedi, who started his career with Excel Entertainment’s Inside Edge, cherished the day and wrote, “20 years of @excelmovies ❤️🙏
Congratulations @ritesh_sid @faroutakhtar @zoieakhtar
Thank you for all the iconic films, inspiring an era with love, friendship and pushing the boundaries with every film.
Can’t wait for more…”
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Taking to Instagram space, Mrunal Thakur wrote, “Lucky to be a part of the excel family! Congratulations @faroutakhtar and @ritesh_sid for creating an unmatched cinematic experience on and off screen.”
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Preity Zinta too took moment and acknowledged the 20th anniversary of Excel Entertainment along with her movie ‘Dil Chahta Hai.’
Congratulating the production company, she tweeted, “This is surreal, celebrating #20YearsOfDilChahtaHai. I remember Farhan telling me that whenever he makes a film, he would love for me to be a part of it. A few months later, we signed on for Dil Chahta Hai and we had so much fun on set.
This is surreal, celebrating #20YearsOfDilChahtaHai. I remember Farhan telling me that whenever he makes a film, he would love for me to be a part of it. A few months later, we signed on for Dil Chahta Hai and we had so much fun on set. pic.twitter.com/bCIQSl8tRx
— Preity G Zinta (@realpreityzinta) August 10, 2021
Undoubtedly, Excel Entertainment has entertained fans with path-breaking content and left an everlasting impression on our hearts.
Marking the day, Excel Entertainment’s head honcho Farhan Akhtar announced the upcoming project titled ‘Jee Le Zaraa’. The makers also unveiled the stellar cast of names like Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif and Alia Bhatt in lead. The film is about an exciting road trip. The shooting for the same will go on floors next year. Further details regarding the project are kept under the wrap by the makers.