Koffee With Karan 8: Sunny Deol Met Akshay To Save ‘Gadar 2’ And ‘Omg 2’ From Clash, But Got Such A Reply
After Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone, the next stars Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol reached Karan Johar’s chat show ‘Koffee with Karan Season 8’. In this show, Sunny Deol also discussed his film career and box office clash with Akshay Kumar. In the latest episode of ‘Coffee with Karan Season 8’, Sunny Deol said that he had warned Akshay Kumar even before the release of his film ‘Gadar 2’.
In the latest episode of ‘Koffee with Karan Season 8’, Sunny Deol talked about the clash between his blockbuster film ‘Gadar 2’ and Akshay Kumar’s ‘OMG 2’. Sunny said that he had talked to Akshay before the release of his films and also advised him to postpone the release date of his film ‘OMG 2’ so that his films could avoid box-office clashes. However, on Sunny’s point, Akshay Kumar told him that he could not do anything regarding the upcoming clash.
Sunny said- did not want his films to clash
Karan Johar praised Sunny Deol for the success of ‘Gadar 2’ and also asked him about ‘OMG 2’ released on the same day. On Karan’s question, Sunny said that he had not had success for a long time, but he did not want any other film to come along with this film. He said, ‘Okay, but you can’t stop someone and obviously it hurts you. But then I wondered if it mattered. Let’s move ahead and then finally both the films started doing well.
Akshay replied to Sunny Deol
He was asked whether he had talked to Akshay about the clash before the release of the film. Sunny said, ‘I asked him, I said that if it is in your hands then please do not do this. But he replied – No, everything is in the hands of the studio. And he said that two films can be released simultaneously. I said- Okay, go ahead then because I can only make requests, I can’t do anything more than that.
‘Gadar 2’ made bumper earnings and became the second highest-grossing film of Bollywood.
According to Sacnilk.com, ‘Gadar 2’ made bumper earnings at the box office and has become Bollywood’s second-highest-grossing Hindi film to date. It had earned Rs 40.1 crore in India on its first day. The total box office collection of the film in India was Rs 525.7 crore. The film grossed Rs 686 crore worldwide. It is said that OMG 2 earned Rs 10.26 crore at the Indian box office and overall earned Rs 151.16 crore in India.