Akshay Kumar’s Courtroom drama Jolly LLB 2 making the audience go jolly with its performance and joined the 100 Cr club within 12 days, by becoming one of the biggest hit of 2017.
The Subhash Kapoor directorial Jolly LLB 2 hit the screens on February 10. The sequel of Jolly LLB, starred Arshad Warsi in the lead role, The second installment starring Akshay Kumar in the lead role had done the complete justice and made the film one of the third movie of 2017 to enter 100 Cr mark.
#JollyLLB2 [Week 2] Fri 4.14 cr, Sat 6.35 cr, Sun 7.24 cr, Mon 2.48 cr, Tue 2.45 cr, Wed 2.07 cr. Total: ₹ 102.44 cr. India biz.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) February 23, 2017
For the success of the film the makers held a press conference on Wednesday. At the event, the makers even confirmed that a sequel of Jolly LLB part 3.
Vijay Singh, CEO, Fox Star Studios, said in a statement. “We are thrilled and humbled with the response that Jolly LLB 2 has got from the audience. This is Fox Star Studios’ 100 crore hat-trick after M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story and Ae Dil Hai Mushkil,”
“The success of Jolly LLB 2 shows the strength of the franchise that is being helmed by Akshay Kumar who has constantly chosen roles that he has made his own and has always reinvented himself for audiences to shower so much love on him. We are thankful to director Subhash Kapoor for his brilliant script which reinforces that audiences will embrace good content always,” Singh added.
Here is the box-office collection of Jolly LLB 2 day wise:
Day 1 (10th Feb, Friday) – Rs 13.20 crore
Day 2 (11th Feb, Saturday) – Rs 17.31 crore
Day 3 (12th Feb, Sunday) – Rs 19.95 crore
Day 4 (13th Feb, Monday) – Rs 7.26 crore
Day 5 (14th Feb, Tuesday) – Rs 9.07 crore
Day 6 (15th Feb, Wednesday) – Rs 5.89 crore
Day 7 (16th Feb, Thursday) – Rs 5.03 crore
Day 8 (17th Feb, Friday) – Rs 4.14 crore
Day 9 (18th Feb, Saturday) – Rs 6.35 crore
Day 10 (19th Feb, Sunday) – Rs 7.24 crore
Day 11 (20th Feb, Monday) – Rs 2.48 crore
Day 12 (21st Feb, Tuesday) – Rs 2.45 crore
Day 13 (22nd Feb, Wednesday) – Rs 2.07 crore
Total box-office collection of Jolly LLB 2 : Rs 102.44 crore
Including Jolly LLB 2, this marks Akshay Kumar’s 4 consecutive super hit film with all entering the 100 crore club film, Raja Krishna Menon’s Airlift, Tinu Suresh Menon’s Rustom and Sajid-Farhad’s Houseful 3. When he was asked about his successes and told to explain what mattered more – box-office numbers or the love of audience.
“Love, of course. We’ve made too much money. It is more important I work on a film with a good script and has a good director and a good studio. This film is my first with Shubhashji. Once I like someone, I like working with them. I hope my future films do well too, like the one I am producing, Naam Shabana and Toilet Ek Prem Katha,” Akshay said.
After Jolly LLB 2, Akshay Kumar will be next seen making a cameo in Naam Shabana. He also has a set of interesting films lined up for 2017 which includes Toilet Ek Prem Katha, Rajinikanth-starrer 2.0 and Padman.
In Akshay’s next ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ he is will be seen opposite Bhumi Pednekar which is a film based on the unhygienic conditions in the rural areas of India. Talking about the film, Akshay said, “The issue of toilets is still very serious in India. I urge the media to cover the issue of the lack of toilets in India.”
Jolly LLB 2 Directed by Subhash Kapoor and produced by Fox Star Studios. Along with Akshay Kumar & Huma Qureshi in lead roles, film also has Annu Kapoor, Inaamulhaq, Manav Kaul, Saurabh Shukla in supporting roles.