This Diwali expects some fireworks at the box office as Golmaal Again is taking on with Rajinikanth’s 2.0 and Aamir Khan’s Secret Superstar. The announcement of Rohit Shetty’s directorial Golmaal Again came as a shock for everyone. On this Diwali, we will witness the clash of three of the biggest superstars at the box office and it’s surely going to be huge. Rohit Shetty and Ajay Devgn had earlier announced that Golmaal Again will be a Diwali release, but later reports start coming that they were planning to shift the date and to avoid clashes with 2.0 and Secret Superstar. But all that rumors have been put to rest as Golmaal Again will release on this Diwali with two big films.
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Golmaal is a very popular and successful franchise, and it Golmaal Again will be the fourth installment of it. Directed by Rohit Shetty, Golmaal Again has an impressive cast, which includes Ajay Devgn, Parineeti Chopra, Tabu, Arshad Warsi, Shreyas Talpade, Tusshar Kapoor and Kunal Khemu. Tabu and Parineeti Chopra are the new additions to this franchise. All the Golmaal films have been the laughter riots. Golmaal franchise is typical Rohit Shetty style films, which includes comedy, action and are full of entertainment. Today, the famous trade analyst Taran Adarsh confirmed the news through tweeting He said, “More Battle royale this Diwali… Rajinikanth + Akshay Kumar versus Aamir Khan versus Ajay Devgn… #2point0 #SecretSuperstar #GolmaalAgain. It’s OFFICIAL… #GolmaalAgain will release on Diwali 2017… Clash confirmed: #2point0, #SecretSuperstar and #GolmaalAgain.”
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The Chief Operating Officer of Reliance Entertainment Shibasish Sarkar told Mumbai Mirror that Golmaal is one of the most successful franchises in Indian cinema and Diwali is the perfect time for its release. “Golmaal Again, one of the most successful franchises of the Indian film industry, has created huge curiosity and demand among the exhibitors and distributors in the country. On their demand, we decided on a wide-scale release in the Diwali weekend of 2017, the festival period being apt for families and children,” said Sarkar. Just a few days back, Aamir Khan’s production changed its released date from 4th August to Diwali release. According to reports, Aamir Khan wanted to avoid a clash with Shahrukh’s next, which is scheduled for 11th August and he spoke to Rajinikanth and mutually decided to release their movies on the same day. In Rajinikanth’s 2.0, Akshay Kumar will be playing the role of a villain for the very first time and the movie is being made with a budget of 350 crores. It will release in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu simultaneously. Coming to Aamir’s Secret Superstar, it is a story of a girl whose passion is singing, but her father isn’t comfortable with her passion for singing. She secretly starts posting her songs on the social media and how she becomes the superstar. There’s not much revealed about the character of Aamir Khan, but he’s playing an establish Rockstar in it. Aamir Khan will be seen doing a cameo in the movie.
On this Diwali, it would be very interesting to see which one of the three films will score big at the box office and wins the heart of the audiences. We have to wait till the release of the movie to know who’s going to win the box office battle.