It is time to pop up champagne for Akshay Kumar as Good Newwz becomes his third film in a row to join the 200 crore club in its fourth weekend at the box office.
Directed by Raj Mehta, Good Newwz opened with a bang and thanks to solid word of mouth, minted Rs 127.90 crore in its first week which was followed by an amazing second week which ended with Rs 53.46 crore and Rs 15.74 crore in the third week.
Since there were no major releases last week and Deepika Padukone starrer Chhapaak underperforming, Good Newwz faced competition only from Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan and Kajol starrer Tanhaji-The Unsung Hero and collected a good Rs 80 lakhs on 4th Friday. There was a slight growth on 4th Saturday with Rs 1.10 crore. As early estimates, Good Newwz brought in Rs 1.40 crore, summing up the 24 days total to Rs 200.40 crore to become the 3rd highest grossing film and 3rd film of Akshay Kumar to cross 200 crore. Akshay Kumar also scored hat-trick with Good Newwz which is also the 3rd film to join the 200 crore club after Housefull 4 (Diwali 2019) and Mission Mangal (Independence Day 2019)
Good Newwz is produced by Karan Johar in association with Cape Of Good Films and Zee Studio. The budget of Good Newwz is Rs 105 crore which is crossed.