Akshay Kumar beats Shah Rukh Khan in 100cr grosser list
Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar has hit 5th century in 20 months. Yes, his recently released flick 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha', based on the problem of open defecation in India, has entered 100 crore club.
With this record, he has beaten Bollywood heartthrob Shah Rukh Khan in the list of 100 cr grossers. With eight 100 cr flicks, Khiladi Kumar has outshined King Khan who has seven 100 cr grossers. Salman Khan leads the list with 11 such flicks.
After collecting Rs 4 crore on Friday (week 2), 'TEPK' made a business of Rs 100 crore so far. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh said the same on his official Twitter handle.
"Toilet: Ek Prem Katha", directed by Shree Narayan Singh and co-produced by Akshay Kumar and Neeraj Pandey, is a comedy that attempts to improve the sanitation conditions in India.