Released back in December 2018, Yash starrer KGF Chapter 1 proved to be a raging hit at the box office. Featuring Srinidhi Shetty, Ananth Nag too, in the key roles, the film satisfied the craving for a hardcore masala entertainer.
Starting from its Hindi version, you all know how it turned the tables on Shah Rukh Khan’s Zero. At the end of its theatrical run, KGF made 43.93 crores. With such an impressive total, it became 4th highest earner Hindi-dubbed Down South film. The first three positions are held by Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, 2.0 and Baahubali: The Beginning.
KGF even became the highest-grossing film ever in Karnataka. It reportedly earned around 134 crores and surpassed Baahubali 2’s record. It completed the glorious run of 100 days in theatres. The Prashanth Neel directorial even become the first Kannada film to cross 100, 200 and 250 crore mark at the domestic box office.
Not just that, KGF Chapter 1 was also the first Kannada film to release in Pakistan.
No wonder, after such big feats, people are dying to witness KGF Chapter 2!
Meanwhile, on Sanjay Dutt’s birthday, director Prashant Neel took to his Twitter handle to share his first look as Adheera from KGF Chapter 2. The filmmaker along with the first look had a tweet that read, “‘ADHEERA’ – Inspired by the brutal ways of the Vikings Happy Birthday @duttsanjay baba, thank you for being a part of #KGFCHAPTER2. Looking forward to our craziest schedule soon.”
Talking about the first look poster, Sanjay Dutt looks deadly with a sword, tattoos and a ponytail along with the salt and pepper beard.