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Kanjoos Makhichoos

March 24, 2023
1hr 56min
Status: released

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Kanjoos Makhichoos Movie Details:

Based onSajan Re Jhooth Mat Bolo (Gujarati Play)
Country India
Language Hindi
Release date24 March 2023
Running time1hr 56min
StarringKunal Khemu
Shweta Tripathi
Piyush Mishra
Alka Amin
Rajiv Gupta
Raju Srivastava
Directed by Vipul Mehta
Written byVipul Mehta
Produced byDeepak Mukut
Srishti Sharma
Kushagra Sharma
Cinematography by Pratik Parmar
Music bySongs:
Guest Composition:
Shabbir Ahmed
Background Score:
Rachita Arora
Production CompanySoham Rockstar Entertainment
ThunderSky Entertainment
Distributor ZEE5

Kanjoos Makhichoos Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Kunal Khemu as Jamuna Prasad Pandey
  • Shweta Tripathi as Madhuri Pandey, Jamuna’s wife
  • Alish Nathani as Krish Pandey, Jamuna’s son
  • Piyush Mishra as Ganga Prasad Pandey, Jamuna’s father
  • Alka Amin as Saraswati Pandey, Jamuna’s mother
  • Hema Singh as Jhumri Pandey, Ganga’s sister
  • Raju Srivastava as Yadav
  • Rajiv Gupta as Alok Chaturvedi
  • Abhishek Giri as Harish
  • Sachin Singh as Birju
  • Avinash Shukla as Bansi
  • Prashant Tiwari as Chhotu
  • Yogesh Pandya as Agent Gupta


Set in Lucknow, the story follows a miserly person named Jamuna Prasad Pandey who saves money to send his parents on a pilgrimage. However, fate has other plans when he loses his parents in a flood. Jamuna Prasad Pandey is left distraught when he realizes that he will be receiving only half the compensation amount announced by the government due to middlemen and rampant corruption. The rest of the story follows several hilarious twists and turns as he fights against the corrupt system to get the rightful compensation.

About Kanjoos Makhichoos Movie:

The film is based on the famous Gujarati play Sajan Re Jhooth Mat Bolo.

Kanjoos Makhichoos is comedian Raju Srivastav’s last movie appearance.

The shoots of the film started soon on September 10, 2021, on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi. The shoots were wrapped on Dusshera, 15 October 2021. The film was shot across Rishikesh and Lucknow.

The OTT release of Kanjoos Makhichoos was announced by Kunal Khemu when he shared the official poster of the movie on social media.

The trailer of the movie was released on March 13, 2023.

Kanjoos Makhichoos premiered on March 24, 2023, on ZEE5.