Judwaa 2 is on its track racing towards being the highest Hindi grosser of the year 2017 till now. After an amazing 1st week, the movie entered the 2nd week with the bang.
Released on September 29, the movie, starring Varun Dhawan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Taapsee Pannu in the lead, has minted R5.75 crore on its 2nd Saturday, thus taking its cumulative total to 108.08 crore.
The comedy film has Varun bringing back to celluloid the iconic characters Prem and Raja played by Salman in Judwaa, while Jacqueline Fernandez and Taapsee Pannu slip into the shoes of Karisma Kapoor and Rambha respectively.
“It is an outstanding feat for ‘Judwaa 2‘ to race past the Rs 100 crore mark in just eight days! And this has been made possible only because of the overwhelming love from audiences for this movie and this country’s most likable superstar Varun Dhawan,” Vijay Singh, CEO, Fox Star Studios, said in a statement.
“We congratulate Sajid Nadiadwala and David Dhawan, who know the pulse of Indian audiences. We at Fox Star Studios are incredibly happy that this is our second Rs 100 crore blockbuster this year after Jolly LLB 2. It bolsters our faith in our content choices,” Singh added.
Nadiadwala said he was always confident about the film’s success.
After crossing Hindi Medium [69 crores] Judwaa 2 also crossed Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi’s Baadshaho [78.02 crores] at the box office. The next target to achieve is Varun’s own film Badrinath Ki Dulhania [116.60 crores].
Filmmaker David Dhawan’s action-comedy film Judwaa 2, a reboot of the 1997 Salman Khan-starrer Judwaa, has crossed the Rs 100 crore mark in eight days since its release, the makers have said.