Planet Marathi – for the real Marathi binge!


Maharashtra is synonymous with a vibrant culture with films, music and folk dances famous all over the world. The alliance between grand Maratha pride and the modern digital age, Planet Marathi delivers original Marathi entertainment to people all over the world!

Players in the Regional Media & Entertainment sector of Maharashtra offered limited means of entertainment for the authentic Marathi speaking audience which left an unfulfilled void in the minds of people.

With an increased push of enhanced internet connectivity and cheaper options from the Government of India and to satiate the taste for quality Marathi creative concepts, Planet Marathi was conceptualized and founded by Akshay Bardapurkar, an experienced entrepreneur.

A one of its kind portal, Planet Marathi is the only web platform on Twitter empowered by live streaming of events, shows & programs exclusively for the Marathi speaking audience. It was created with an objective to produce content that can entertain an astonishing 73 Million strong Marathi speaking audience.

The platform aims to prosper and achieve the exemplary status of being the only digital platform globally that provides authentic and high calibre Marathi content to its rapidly growing audience.

The rich tapestry of Marathi Culture & Entertainment binge can be seen on Planet Marathi in variety of programs being created & presented such as Manjha Bole, a talk show hosted by none other than the veteran director, actor and producer Mahesh Manjrekar; Lai Bhaari, a celebrity show with Amit Bhandari featuring eminent industry personalities such as Sai Tamhankar, Amruta Khanvilkar, music composer duo Ajay-Atul; a film review show named Bhannat created specifically for Marathi films.

#Faces, a popular show hosted by Raju Parulekar, a noted journalist, writer & political analyst completed two seasons and shall be resuming with its third season soon. Raju Parulekar interviews people from various fields of life from politics to social service and entrepreneurs.

Among its significantly vast repertoire of creative concepts that features some of the most prominent and highly respected Marathi actors and actresses, Planet Marathi boasts of some more incredible feats.

It was the only digital medium to broadcast the exclusive footage from the iconic Lalbagcha Raja, and Ganpati Puja from the Hon’ Chief Minister of Maharashtra’s residence.

Planet Marathi has a really interesting line up of qualitative strategies across genres to cater to audiences across different age groups and is ready to make a huge impact on the regional entertainment industry.