The Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif starrer Sooryavanshi showed a solid hold on its second Tuesday at the box office.
Sooryavanshi, starring the superstar Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif finally hit the theaters and the big budgeted Rohit Shetty’s cop universe cheered up audience during the Diwali festival this year as the cop drama went on to collect Rs 120.66 crore in first week. On the second Friday, the cop action drama held well on to its position and dropped by only 18% which is excellent with Rs 6.83 crore. On Saturday, the Karan Johar produced film went up by almost 50% to collect Rs 10.35 crore. The earnings shot up again on Sunday and minted Rs 13.39 crore bringing the 2nd weekend collections to Rs 30.57 crore and 10 days collections to Rs 151.23 crore. The earnings dropped on Monday with Rs 4.50 crore
As per early estimates, Sooryvanshi held very well collecting somewhere between Rs 4-4.20 crore, summing up the total collections to around Rs 160 crore. With this collection, Sooryavanshi has now become the 5th film highest grossing film of Akshay Kumar beating Kesari which collected Rs 153 crore in its lifetime.
Sooryavanshi has been released in 3519 screens across India while the budget is estimated to be around Rs 165 crore (Production Cost: 150 Crore & Prints and Advertising cost: 15 Crores). The cop drama is directed by Rohit Shetty and produced by Dharma Productions, Reliance Entertainment, Rohit Shetty Productions, Cape Of Good Films and stars Katrina Kaif, Ranveer Singh and Ajay Devgn in key roles.