Akshay Kumar is known for giving us content-driven films. The actor never fails to impress us with his performance in the movie and the way he sends out the message in the movie.
The actor’s last resort Toilet: Ek Prem Katha turned out to be a hit affair at the box office. Well even if sometimes Akshay’s movie doesn’t work at the box office, they don’t fail to win hearts fo the people. But if you guys don’t know, Akshay Kumar has had amazing opening day collection of his maximum movies.
Akshay is now gearing up for his next movie Padman which also stars Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte. It is a film inspired by the life of Arunachalam Muruganantham, a social activist from Tamil Nadu who revolutionized the concept of menstrual hygiene in rural India. The movie is directed by R. Balki.
Now, the question is where will Padman stand in Akshay Kumar’s list of highest opening day grosser. Singh is Bliing is on the top of the list with 20.67 crores while Housefull 3 stands on the second position with 15.21 crore. It will be interesting to see how much love will Padman receive from the audience its opening day.
Let’s take at his highest opening grossers so far:
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|Film||Year||Opening Day Collections|
|Singh Is Bliing||2015||20.67 Cr|
|Housefull 3||2016||15.21 Cr|
|Rowdy Rathore||2012||15.01 Cr|
|Housefull 2||2012||14.00 Cr|
|Jolly LLB 2||2017||13.20 Cr|
|Gabbar Is Back||2015||13.05 Cr|
The lowest on the list is Holiday which earned 12 crores on its opening day. Well, we hope Padman turns out to be the biggest opener of all time in this list. Padman releases on 9th Feb 2018 in theaters near you.
Apart from this, he has very interesting projects up his sleeves. Shankar’s magnum opus with Rajinikanth 2.0, the historic story of India’s first Olympic medal post their independence in Gold and biopic on Gulshan Kumar Mogul. With this kind of lineup, it will not be difficult to say that he is the most profitable star Bollywood has right now.