Young Tiger Jr.NTR’s Jai Lava Kusa’s pre release business figures are out now. Telugu theatrical rights alone have been sold for a whopping Rs. 86 Cr which is the highest for the a Telugu film in both Telugu states -Andhra Pradesh and Telangana after Baahubali: The Beginning and Baahubali: The Conclusion, It has also beaten the Telugu theatrical business of Mahesh Babu and AR Murugadoss’s SPYder (Rs. 69.60 crore), which it’ll be clashing with at the box-office.
Pre-Release Business of Jai Lava Kusa is Rs 112 Cr whereas the movie is made on the budget of approx Rs 50 Cr excluding NTR’s Remuneration. Trade and industry analysts are sure that Jai Lava Kusa will prove to be the big success that it is expected to be. Jai Lava Kusa will compete with Mahesh Babu and AR Murugadoss’s Spyder, Sharwanand’s Mahanubhavudu which are arriving on 27th and 29th September respectively.
Jai Lava Kusa is set to be released in 975 screens in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, 225 screens in Karnataka and other parts of India, 190 screens in the US and 100+ screens in the UK, Gulf, Australia, Germany and other international markets. As per the ads featured in newspapers, the movie will be screened at 1,500 cinema halls across the globe and is set to become the biggest release for Jr NTR.
The advance booking and screen count shows that Jai Lava Kusa is likely to collect over Rs 50 crore gross at the worldwide box office on day one. The film could beat the record of Jr NTR’s last release Janatha Garage, which minted Rs 41 crore on its opening day. The movie is also likely to beat the record of Chiranjeevi’s Khaidi No 150 (Rs 50.45 crore), which is the second biggest opener of 2017 after Baahubali 2.