Mahesh Kothare is an Indian actor, producer, director and has acted in Hindi and Marathi films and is a well known director, producer of Marathi films who has made some of the biggest hits in the Marathi film industry and has been able to woo audiences with fantasy genre in his films. His films show a technical finesse and he is credited to have made a first 3D Marathi film – Zapatlela 2, which was released in the year 2013 and was a big hit.
Mahesh started his acting career as a child artist and worked in Hindi films like Raja Aur Rank, Chhota Bhai, Mere Laal, Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani.
Mahesh has won many awards for direction in Marathi films and some of the notable films he has directed are- Dhum Dhadaka, De Danadan, Thartharaat, Jeevalaga, Zapatlela, Chimni Pakhara, Shubha Mangal Saavadhan. He has also acted in some of these ventures and has received a lot of appreciation.
Mahesh has to his credit the attribution of being the first one to make a Marathi movie in 3D. He launched Zapatlela 2 which featured his son Adinath Kothare. This film was a great success and marked a remarkable phase in the Marathi cinema.
It is indeed a marvel to see how this great artist has progressed since his childhood when he brought tears to the viewer’s eyes by his acting in the heart wrenching song ‘Tu Kitni Aachi Hai. Tu Kitni Bholi Hai O Maa”
He is indeed a gem of a person whose contribution to the industry is indeed commendable and immense.