Kalank Beats Kesari: Karan Johar’s multi-starrer movie Kalank is off to a very good opening, beats Akshay Kumar’s Kesari to register the highest opening day of 2019.
As expected, Karan Johar’s magnum opus Kalank is off to a very good opening at the domestic box office. Released on 4000 screens, Kalank recorded the best opening of 2019 beating Akshay Kumar’s Kesari.
As per early estimates, Kalank earned around 22 crores on its first day. It beats Kesari to become the highest opening day grosser of 2019. Released on Holi, Akshay Kumar’s Kesari earned 21.06 crores on its first day.
If this is not enough, Kalank is now the highest opening day grosser for Varun Dhawan. The first day collection of Kalank is higher Judwaa 2 which earned 16.1 crores.
In fact, Kalank also becomes the highest opening day grosser for Alia Bhatt beating his previous best Gully Boy. Ranveer and Alia starrer Gully Boy released on 14 Feb earned 19.1 crores on its opening day.
It would be interesting to see, how the movie performs in the coming days as the word of mouth is negative.
Produced by Karan Johar and directed by Abhishek Varman, Kalank stars Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit, Aditya Roy Kapoor and Sonakshi Sinha.