Friday Box Office Collection Day 1: Shahid Kapoor
and Kiara Advani
's "Kabir Singh" has a good opening at the box office. The box office collection of the film is Rs 20.21 crore on its opening day of its release. The film's massive screening and Shahid's popularity could also make it the top five openers of the year 2019.
Directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga
, Kabir Singh revolves around a medical student who goes down the road of self-destruction post a failed relationship. With Arjun Reddy a huge hit back in 2017, Kabir Singh was one of the most-anticipated films of 2019. The initial numbers at the box office collection shows that Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani film has able to live up to the expectations of the fans. In this movie, Shahid Kapoor has played the role of the title character Kabir Singh, Kiara Advani is featured as Preeti, Suresh Oberoi will be playing the role of Shahid's father (Rajdheer Singh) and Adil Hussain as the dean of the college.
Kabir Singh has not only tapped into urban centres of India but mass-dominated areas also have shown "excellent occupancy", says film trade analyst Taran Adarsh. "The film is rocking at the box office since early Friday morning. The film has done really well across all centres, he added.
Released in 3123 screens across India, Kabir Singh has managed to get a great opening at the box office.