Despite facing Antim and Satyameva Jayate 2, the Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif starrer Sooryavanshi is ringing bells 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. In its second week, the cop action drama held well on to its position and collected an excellent Rs 45.57 crore while third week was decent with Rs 18.68 crore.
On 4th Friday which is the 22nd day, the Karan Johar produced film faced the much awaited John Abraham starrer Satyameva Jayate 2 and Salman Khan starrer Antim. Despite the release, Sooryvanshi held well on its ground collecting Rs 71 lakhs. However, the Saturday result was outstanding with Rs 1.43 crore while Sunday was even better with Rs 2.05 crore. The action drama held well on 4th Monday with Rs 62 lakhs. As per early estimates, there was hardly any drop on its 4th Tuesday as compared to its 4th Monday with Rs 60 lakhs, bringing the overall 26 days net to Rs 190-190.30 crore.
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.