Popularly known as Rocking Star among his fans, Kannada actor Yash has struck gold with his recently released movie KGF: Chapter 1. KGF has put the Kannada film industry on the national map and it has become the Kannada industry’s biggest hit. Yash starrer KGF has turned out money spinner and it has become the biggest hit of the industry by collecting Rs 40 Cr Shares in Karnataka alone.
In Hindi, Yash starrer KGF is already the fourth highest grossing South Indian dubbed film after SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, 2.0 and Baahubali: The Beginning.
KGF is the highest grossing Kannada film in the USA. Kgf has collected more than Rs 120 crore at the box office within 7 days. When compared to other Kannada hits of all time then the second biggest Kannada hit after KGF is Raajakumara which had earned around Rs 75 Cr at the worldwide box office.
Taran Adarsh wrote on Twitter, “Despite reduction in screens  and shows in Week 2, #KGF put up a healthy number on second Fri… Biz should escalate on second Sat and second Sun… [Week 2] Fri 1.25 cr. Total: â‚¹ 22.70 cr. India biz. Note: HINDI version.
Prasanth Neel’s directorial venture KGF is a period drama set in the backdrop of Kolar Gold Fields in the 1970s and 1980s era.
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