Begum Jaan movie 1st Day Collection: Actress Vidya Balan’s most awaited film ‘Begum Jaan’ hitted worldwide screens on Friday, April 14th. The film released grandly across India and received mixed reviews from film critics and audience. The film is expected to collect a decent amount at the domestic box office on the first day.
The film is about a brothel-owner Begum Jaan, who fights the government to save the brothel from getting demolished. The film set in the backdrop of late Indian Independence period of 1947, Vidya Balan plays the lead role of Begum Jaan. The film also stars Naseeruddin Shah, Ila Arun, Gauahar Khan, Pallavi Sharda, Rajit Kapoor, Ashish Vidyarthi, Vivek Mushran, Chunky Pandey, Poonam Singh Rajput, Ridheema Tiwari, Flora Saini, Priyanka Setia, Mishti Chakraborty, Sumit Nijhawan, Pitobash and Rajesh Sharma in pivotal roles.
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Begum Jaan is a period drama, written and directed by National Film Award-winning director Srijit Mukherji and it is a remake of his Bengali film ‘Rajkahini’. The film is produced by Mukesh Bhatt, Vishesh Bhatt and Play Entertainment. The film is co-produced by Sakshi Bhatt and Shree Venkatesh Films with executive producer Kumkum Saigal.
Begum Jaan has been made with a budget of Rs 14-15 crores. At already recovered half of the money by selling off satellite and music rights. Now, The film is liked to release in above 900+screens across the country and expected to collect around 3.94 to 4 crores on day 1. The film has high competition from Hollywood film The Fate of the Furious (Fast & Furious 8) which also released on Friday