The Rajkumar Rao And Land Pednaker The star Dr. Badai The film, which premiered in theaters on February 11, had a slow start. On the first day, the film collected around Rs 1.65 crore, however, on the second day, the weekend seemed to give hope to the film, and on Saturday the film achieved a growth of 64.85%. Directed by Harshavardhan Kulkarni, the film is a sequel to 2018 ‘Badai Ho’ starring Ayushman Khurana and Sanya Malhotra.
According to trade analyst Taran Adarsh, Badaido jumped for the second day in a row, grossing Rs 2.72 crore and witnessing + 64.85% growth at the box office.
In a tweet, Taran wrote, “#BadhaaiDo is jumping for the second day, this is a good sign … Witnesses + 64.85% growth … #Mumbai, #Delhi, #NCR continue to grow … Biz should grow further today. [Day 3]… #Valentine’s Day [Mon, Day 4] 1.65 crore on Friday and 2.72 crore on Saturday. Total: ₹ 4.37 crore. #IndiaBiz. “
The sequel revolves around two LGBTQ characters (Rao and Pednacker) who enter into a comfortable marriage to hide the truth from their family. However, things get complicated when the earthly girlfriend comes to live with the couple. The film explores the idea of a lavender wedding.
The film also stars Seema Pahwa, Sheeba Chadha, Lovelyn Mishra, Nitesh Pandey and Shashi Bhushanand Deepak Arora in the lead roles.
Although the film was not well received by the audience, it was well received by critics. In her review for News9, Pauli Das writes, “Like Badai Do’s sharp writing, his performances are excellent. Gives an extra layer of relativity. ”
In an interview with PTI, Pednacker said he agreed to do the film halfway through its narrative because he saw the project’s potential to speak to a larger audience.
“I really felt, it’s a huge franchise that usually talks about things that make people uncomfortable, but we have to accept and normalize it. Even in movies, there’s a lot of humor. I could not stop laughing.