Despite facing protests and threats, the Sanjay Leela Bhansali period drama has managed to work its magic.
After playing a terrific villain as Alauddin Khilji in "Padmaavat" (2018), Ranveer Singh has received huge praise and recognition for his performance in the film, so it was probably only a matter of time that Singh would consider hiking his fees.
Deepika Padukone's "Padmaavat", after the effective ban released everywhere else on January 25. However, on Bhansali's request, Akshay postponed the release of his film. The film has inched towards Rs 250 crore in just 17 days. Padmaavat also proves Deepika's game is strong.
Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to write about the impressive journey of Padmaavat at the box office. Another fun-filled masala entertainer by director Rohit Shetty, the movie brought a lot of money for everyone involved with the project.
"As far as my film is concerned, I had said this before, that there is no stopping it". But the interesting part here is to see how Salman's mother Salma Khan too was a part of this intimate meeting at Karan Johar's house, along with Deepika and Ranveer.
Padmaavat is in no mood to slow down at the box office.
Helmed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the controversial film, whose title was changed from Padmavati to Padmaavat, also stars Aditi Rao Hydari, Jim Sarbh, Raza Murad, and Anupriya Goenka feature in supporting roles. Yes, we are talking about Bajirao Mastani which earned Rs 184.2 crore. According to a report in Boxofficeindia.com, the film earned Rs 6.25 crore on its third Saturday and earned Rs 9.75 crore in two days of the third week.