In a clash of the titans, Akshay Kumar’s much-anticipated sequel, ‘OMG 2’, went head-to-head with Sunny Deol’s ‘Gadar 2’ on August 11, igniting the box office competition. As the battle continues, let’s delve into how ‘OMG 2’ stole the spotlight on Independence Day. Thus setting new records with its staggering box office earnings. Also read, OMG 2 Cast Salary.
Independence Day Triumph
OMG 2 collected Rs 17.10 crore on Day 5 #IndpendenceDay despite #Gadar2 juggernaut
Total #BoxOffice collection is Rs 72.27 crore 🔥
History will remember #OMG2 became hit/superhit in front of the #Gadar tsunami 👏#AkshayKumar #PankajTripathi #YamiGautam @yamigautam pic.twitter.com/JWMrxzeOB6
— Praneet Samaiya (@praneetsamaiya) August 16, 2023
Akshay Kumar’s divine portrayal in ‘OMG 2‘ as Lord Shiva captured hearts and box office numbers alike. On the patriotic occasion of Independence Day, the film witnessed its highest single-day collection, amassing a remarkable Rs 17.10 crore across India. Also, this monumental achievement has propelled the film closer to the coveted Rs 100 crore milestone.
Also Check: Gadar 2 Day 5 Box Office Collection
Stellar Box Office Performance
Since its release on August 11, ‘OMG 2’ has been a force to reckon with at the box office. The Amit Rai-directed film managed to accumulate an impressive total of Rs 72.27 crore in just five days. The movie’s soaring popularity was reflected in its notable 74.37% occupancy on August 15. Facing the formidable ‘Gadar 2’, ‘OMG 2’ embarked on its box office journey with a promising opening collection of Rs 10.26 crore. So the film’s momentum persisted. Therefore gathering Rs 15.3 crore and Rs 17.55 crore on Saturday and Sunday, respectively. Following a brief dip on Monday with a collection of Rs 12 crore. Therefore ‘OMG 2’ made a triumphant recovery on Independence Day, amassing Rs 18.50 crore.
About ‘OMG 2’
A decade after its predecessor, ‘OMG 2’ brings Akshay Kumar back in an avatar that redefines divinity. The film features an ensemble cast including Yami Gautam, Pankaj Tripathi, and the legendary Arun Govil of ‘Ramayan fame. This satirical comedy-drama, produced by Cape of Good Films, boasts a creative team led by Ashwin Varde, Vipul D Shah, Rajesh Bahl, and creative producer Dr. Chandraprakash Diwedi.
Akshay’s Heartfelt Gesture
Coinciding with the momentous occasion, Akshay Kumar shared his Indian citizenship certificate with his fans. He is so putting an end to citizenship queries. His heartfelt message, “Dil aur citizenship, dono Hindustani. Happy Independence Day! Jai Hind!” resonated deeply with his followers. As ‘OMG 2’ continues its triumphant march at the box office, it reaffirms Akshay Kumar’s magnetic pull on audiences with record-breaking collections and patriotic fervor. Therefore, the film is a testament to Akshay’s acting prowess and the Indian audience’s unwavering support.