By Hindustan Times
This year, he has delivered two back-to-back blockbusters — Housefull 2 and Rowdy Rathore (RR). And though Akshay Kumar waltzed into the Rs.100-crore club with these two films, the bar’s been set low for his next, Joker.
The film has been sold for a mere Rs.40 crore to distributors UTV Motion Pictures. And with a major part of the money already recovered through satellite and overseas rights, they need to make only a little more from the theatre collections to make profits. UTV partnered with Akshay to produce RR, and this seems to be the actor’s way of showing gratitude. Joker is produced by Akshay’s Hari Om Entertainment along with.
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