Dhadak featuring Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter is a remake of the popular Marathi film, Sairat which released on Friday. The movie is also special as it marks the debut of late Sridevi’s daughter, Janhvi Kapoor. Noted trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to social media to inform that the movie has earned a sum of Rs 8.71 crore.
Taran Adarsh took to twitter and wrote, “#Dhadak takes a HEROIC START… Rarely does a film starring absolute newcomers open so well… Day 1 is higher than #StudentOfTheYear [₹ 8 cr]… Fri ₹ 8.71 cr. India biz.”
The movie has been news as informed earlier it marks the debut Sridevi and Boney Kapoor’s daughter Jahnvi Kapoor. Though the leading actor of the movie Ishaan Khatter, who is also Shahid Kapoor’s half-brother. Ishaan is already impressed us with his superb performance in his debut movieBeyond the Clouds which was directed by Majid Majidi’s last year. The movie is being directed by Shashank Khaitan, the movie also featuresAshutosh Rana, Kharaj Mukherjee and Aditya Kumar.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) July 21, 2018
During a recent interaction with the media, trade analyst Girish Johar was quoted saying that, “I think the Maharashtra belt is important for the movie. There, people will go to the cinemas to see whether the Hindi version of much-loved Sairat is at par with the original or is it better than that. Actually, it can go either way because the comparison is inevitable.”
The movie set against the backdrop of Rajasthan but the major portion of the movie has been shot in Kolkata. The film is being directed by Shashank Khaitan and being produced by Karan Johar, Zee Studio. The music of the movie has been composed by Ajay-Atul, who had also the music composer for Sairat too.
The movie is all set to release on 20th July’ 2018