Late vetaran actor Sridevi's daughter, Janhvi Kapoor made the most fitting debut with her one film old co-star, Ishan Khattar in the movie Dhadak, produced by Karan Johar and directed by Shashank Kaitain reputed for his movies Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014) and Badrinath Ki Dulhania (2017). Eyes ₹ 30 cr+ weekend, which is excellent for a film starring newcomers. Dhadak's two fresh-faced leads - Janhvi and Ishaan - have been promoting Dhadak across cities and the film has been in the news for launching Sridevi's daughter, Janhvi.
The film saw a significant growth of 26.75% on Saturday and earned Rs 11.04 crore.
Beating the same banner Dharma Production's Student Of The Year that marked the debut of Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan in the industry, the film has recorded the biggest opening of a film featuring newcomers. On Sunday, the buzz is that the film will do even better than Saturday. Friday 8.71 cr, Sat 11.04 cr.
Mixed Reviews on Sridevi Daughter’s Debut Performance
'Dhadak' opened with mixed reviews among critics unlike the original 2016 Marathi-language film 'Sairat', but the box-office collection tells a different story.
Dhadak, the Sairat Hindi remake starring Ishaan Khatter and Janhvi Kapoor, just hit theatres near you.
While Ranbir is sure to bag some awards, Janhvi Kapoor too is getting the required mileage needed to give her a headstart in Bollywood.