Hera Pheri (2000 film)
|Produced by||A.G. Nadiadwala|
|Screenplay by||Neeraj Vora|
|Edited by||N. Gopalakrishnan|
|Box office||₹175 million (equivalent to₹510 million or US$7.5 million in 2016) (India only)|
Hera Pheri is a 2000 Indian comedy film directed by Priyadarshan starringAkshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Sunil Shetty and Tabu. It is a remake of the 1989 Malayalam film Ramji Rao Speaking which itself was based on the 1971 TV movie See The Man Run. The film spawned a sequel, Phir Hera Pheri, released in 2006. Hera Pheri 3 will succeed Phir Hera Pheri and is in pre-production.
Over the years it has become a cult classic. It was voted as the best Bollywood comedy film of all time in an online poll conducted by The Indian Express. Paresh Rawal won the best comedian award in Filmfare, IIFA andStar Screen Awards.