6th September 2023, Mumbai: Dream Girl 2 has made waves at the box office, with Ayushmann Khurrana and Ananya Panday’s comedy film surpassing the ₹100 crore mark in worldwide gross collections. Ayushmann took to social media to express his gratitude, sharing a clip from one of his dance sequences in the film and stating, “Pooja ek tyohaar hai, Aapke pyaar ke vajah se ab 100 Crore ke paar hai (Pooja is a festival, thanks to your love as the film has crossed ₹100 crore with your love).”
Dream Girl 2 Box Office Collection
At the domestic box office, the film continued to perform well, collecting ₹3 crore on its second Tuesday, bringing its total domestic box office earnings to ₹91.96 crore after 12 days of release. Despite facing competition from other films like Gadar 2 and OMG 2, Dream Girl 2 has managed to maintain a strong performance and is now considered a hit, as per a box office report shared by Ayushmann.
Ayushmaan’s Winning Streak!
Ayushmann Khurrana has carved a niche for himself as a reliable box office performer, with several of his films crossing the ₹100 crore mark at the worldwide (gross) box office. Here is a list of some of his ₹100 crore films:
Andhadhun (2018) – ₹438.38 crore
Badhaai Ho (2018) – ₹220 crore
Bala (2019) – ₹162 crore
Dream Girl (2019) – ₹195 crore
Dream Girl 2 (2023) – ₹117.5 crore (and counting)
Dream Girl 2 Starcast
Directed by Raaj Shaandilyaa and produced by Ektaa R Kapoor, Dream Girl 2 features Ayushmann Khurrana in the role of Pooja, a character who pretends to be a woman. The film also stars Ananya Panday, Manjot Singh, Rajpal Yadav, Paresh Rawal, Asrani, Manoj Joshi, Seema Pahwa, and Vijay Raaz.
Raaj Shaandilyaa to become another establish director?
Raaj Shaandilyaa, the director of the film, has now established himself as one of the few directors who have delivered back-to-back successes. It remains to be seen whether his next project will be Dream Girl 2 or if he will choose a different path for his next cinematic venture.
By Yashika Desai