Hyderabad, August 17 - Director Chandoo Mondeti's mystical adventure thriller Karthikeya 2
is having fun at the box office and exceeded expectations. The movie, despite going through a troubled release, gets the much deserving support from movie-going audiences and now, it is heading towards a massive blockbuster.
The movie starring Nikhil Siddhartha, Anupama Parameswaran, and Anupam Kher in prominent roles achieved the break-even target in just three days and entered the profit zone for all the distributors. Having already reached new heights, the movie has now achieved another record for actor Nikhil.
"Karthikeya 2" has scored 18.50 crores share collection worldwide in 4 days, which is the highest-ever share collection for Nikhil's film. It surpassed the previous career best grosser of the actor - "Ekkadiki Pothavu Chinnavada" (2016), which had grossed 16.55 crores share in its lifetime run.
Produced by Abhishek Agarwal Arts and People Media Factory, "Karthikeya 2" was valued at approx. 13.50 crores worldwide, which the film achieved on its 3rd day itself. The movie might score 40 crores share collection in its lifetime run.
In the film, Dr. Karthikeya Kumaraswamy, who believes in science and logic, goes to the ancient epic city of Dwaraka along with his mother. While visiting the city, he gets caught up in the murder case of an archeological researcher and eventually gets curious about the events happening around Dwaraka. Along with the archeological researcher's granddaughter Mugdha, he chases around the mystery.