Akshay Kumar’s leading lady Sooryavanshi is still going strong at the box office. The director of Rohit Shetty, also starring Katrina Kaif, has managed to gross 182.18 million rupees in 19 days at the Indian box office.
Sooryavanshi It was the first high-value film to be released in theaters after movie theaters were closed for a long time due to the coronavirus pandemic. The film, which opened on November 5, is credited with reviving the exhibition sector in northern India.
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The film was originally planned to be released in March 2020. Rohit shetty He said keeping the project for 19 months was not easy and recalled how his decision to release the film in theaters was seen as a fatal move. He told PTI: “When all this happened, I knew people would come to theaters. Someone had to take the first step. I knew I had to take the risk and now I think it was worth it. It wasn’t just about me, but about the livelihood of everyone involved in the theater business. “
Sooryavanshi introduces the third hero in Rohit Shetty’s police universe after Singham (Ajay Devgn) and Us (Ranveer Singh). in a chat with indianexpress.com, the director shared if he would expand the franchise even further and put a policewoman as its main protagonist. He said: “Without a female lead or cop, the universe will never be complete. I don’t want to make a little movie. With a woman at the helm, my film will be at the level of Singham or Sooryavanshi. Until such time as I don’t have that kind of story, I can’t go on just because there is a demand for a policewoman in this universe, and I can understand that. Whenever I make this movie, I definitely want to turn it into a larger-scale movie. “