Toilet: Ek Prem Katha Grosses 200 Crores Worldwide: It Is Akshay Kumar’s Fourth 200 Crore Grosser After Airlift, Rustom and Jolly LLB 2.
Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar starrer Toilet Ek Prem Katha has emerged as one of the most profitable films of 2017. Made on a budget of 35 crores, the movie has performed exceptionally well in India as well as in the overseas markets. The movie is about to end its Box Office journey but before that, it has achieved one more milestone. Akshay Kumar’s film has grossed 200 crores mark at the worldwide box office.
Released in India on around 3000 screens, the movie has received tremendous response from critics and audience. In India, it has so far earned around 131 crores in 20 days. Despite being a desi entertainer with rural setup, Toilet Ek Prem Katha has so far earned 31 crores in the overseas market. With the collection of $4.6 million, Toilet Ek Prem Katha is 7th highest overseas grosser of 2017. The total worldwide gross collection of the movie after 20 days stands at around 191.32 crores. Have a look at the breakup:
India Gross: 182 crores (131 crores nett)
Overseas Gross: 31 crores (4.6 million USD)
Total Worldwide Gross: 213 crores
Toilet Ek Prem Katha is Akshay Kumar’s fourth 200 Crore worldwide grosser after Airlift (231.6 crores), Rustom (218.8 crores) and Jolly LLB 2 (200.6 crores).
Talking about the domestic box office, with the collection of 131 crores, TEPK is currently the second highest grossing movie for Akshay Kumar. It would be interesting to see if it can beat the lifetime collection of Rowdy Rathore (134 crores) to become Akshay Kumar’s highest grossing movie.