Prithviraj’s Kaduva crosses Rs 50 crore run at the box office


Prithviraj Sukumaran appears to have hit a purple patch, all things considered. The actor’s most recent release Kaduva, which is set to stream on Amazon Prime Video from August 4, as of late crossed Rs 50 crore in the movies, procuring him an exceptional accomplishment.

Prithviraj now is the only actor apart from Mohanlal to have five films that have crossed Rs 50 crore at the box office. The entertainer has been on a brilliant run starting around 2019 with Driving License, Ayyappanum Koshiyum, Jana Gana Mana, and Kaduva all being gigantically beneficial endeavors for its makers.

Kaduva, which is helmed by Shaji Kailas, is additionally Prithviraj’s fourth back-to-back superhit and just the fourth Malayalam film this year to acquire more than Rs 3 crore in the first day itself after Mohanlal’s Aaraattu and Mammootty’s Bheeshma Parvam and CBI 5: The Brain.

The film, which likewise has Vivek Oberoi, Samyuktha Menon and Arjun Ashokan, has Prithviraj playing the role of a well-off plastic grower who goes facing a top police official. Kaduva released in theaters after a huge number of discussions going from counterfeiting charges to slander cases.

The release was also delayed by seven days – from the underlying date of June 30 to August 7 – after the court had requested that the creators change the hero’s name from Kuruvachan after a protest from a Pala-based man named Jose Kuruvinakunnel, who had claimed that the film depends on his life. He had likewise moved toward the court last week, looking for a stay on the film’s OTT discharge in the wake of giving evidence that the creators had changed the name just in the variant that was released in India.

Prithviraj, in the meantime, has Rathish Ambat’s Theerpu and Alphonse Puthren’s Gold as his next dramatic releases. The actor is likewise important for Shaji Kailas’ Kaapa and is next set to join the arrangements of Prashanth Neel’s Salaar.