Jai Lava Kusa box office collection: Jr NTR starrer Jai Lava Kusa has shattered a few box office records. The gigantic collection of this Telegu movie is even bigger than most of the Bollywood flicks released this year. According to reports, the movie has collected Rs. 75 Crore in 3 days. Apart from the breaking domestic box office records, Jai Lava Kusa has strong weekend in the US. “Telugu film Jai Lava Kusa has a STRONG Sat in USA… Fri $ 264,953, Sat $ 273,608. Total [incl Wed + Thu]: $ 1,282,691 [₹ 8.31 cr],” movie critic and business analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted. Jr NTR, the grandson of iconic Telugu actor and former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh N T Rama Rao, has a mass following and it is reflecting on the box office.
Earlier, Jr NTR had expressed happiness over the great response by his fans for Jai Lava Kusa. “All this love for #JaiLavaKusa is deeply satisfying. As an actor, can’t ask for anything better. A big thank you from team JLK to everyone,” Jr NTR wrote on Twitter. Jr NTR is playing a triple role in “Jai Lava Kusa” where one of his characters written on the lines of the modern day Ravana. JLK is produced by NTR’s brother Kalyanram under the banner NTR Arts. The film is directed by Bobby.
All this love for #JaiLavaKusa is deeply satisfying. As an actor, can’t ask for anything better. A big thank you from team JLK to everyone.
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This is the first time the superstar has collaborated with his star brother Nandamuri Kalyan Ram. The film is produced by Kalyan Ram under his home production banner NTR Arts and showcases Jr NTR in a triple role. The main highlight of the movie is but of course Jr NTR which is clearly evident from the movie trailer which shows the actor making a fine performance in yet another action-packed venture.
According to India Today, the movie has collected Rs 32.1 crore on the opening day. Jai Lava Kusa minted 3.64 cr at the USA Box office. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted about the movie’s impressive saying, ” Telugu film #JaiLavaKusa debuts at No 18 at USA BO… Collects a FANTASTIC $ 560,699 [₹ 3.64 cr] from 168 locations on Wed. @Rentrak.” Adarsh further tweeted, ” A midweek release [Wed], yet Telugu film #JaiLavaKusa takes THUNDEROUS start in USA. Total till 4.35 pm IST: $ 552,334 [₹ 3.58 cr]. @Rentrak.”
The movie has been made in a budget of Rs 100 crore and has released in 400 theatres reportedly. The film is directed by KS Ravindra aka Bobby and stars Raashi Khanna and Nivetha Thomas as the female leads. The speculations around the movie shot up after the release of a special number by Tamanaaah,‘Swing Zara’. It will not be wrong to conclude that this movie can turn out to be Jr NTR’s best project of his career.