Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor in Good Newwz.
Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor in Good Newwz.

Good Newwz box office day 1: Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor film earns Rs 17.56 cr, impacts Salman Khan’s Dabangg 3

Good Newwz box office day 1 collection: The Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor Khan starrer opened well, making Rs 17.56 crore on the first day of its release.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2019 11:30 AM IST

Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor’s new film Good Newwz has got off to a good start at the box office. According to trade analyst Taran Adarsh, the film has made Rs 17.56 crores.

Tweeting about it, he wrote: “#GoodNewwz packs a solid total on Day 1... Gathers speed from evening shows... Multiplexes especially record excellent numbers... North circuits dominate... Biz should multiply on Day 2 and 3... Fri 17.56 cr. #India biz... 2019 concludes with #GoodNewwz.” He reported that the film was doing well particularly in multiplexes and that Good Newwz was working very well in the northern circuit. He also predicted that the film would pick up momentum on day 2 and day 3.

 

An earlier report in Box Office India had said that the film might have edged out Salman Khan’s latest release Dabangg 3, with the latter collecting only Rs 3 crore nett.

Also read: Kajol says daughter Nysa hated We Are Family: ‘She has howled throughout the film, she was traumatised’

Writing about the film, the Hindustan Times review said, “Debut director Raj Mehta deals with a rather serious subject of two couples opting for IVF (In-vitro Fertilisation) with a generous mix of comedy and emotions. An urban comedy with its heart in the right place, Good Newwz just hits the right spot.”

Speaking about the film’s prospects, trade analyst Girish Johar had said that he was confident the film would open at over Rs 20 crore on day one despite Salman Khan’s Dabangg 3 stil at the ticket windows. “The film has been promoted well across India. The people have liked the trailer. It is a multi-starrer with Akshay, who is already on top and brings a great variety to his work, and Kareena, who is coming after a long time and has a fan following of her own. Kiara and Diljit are also very strong. The songs are hit among the audience and it is also a solo release. Everything looks positive and it should turn out to be a good news in itself.”

Follow @htshowbiz for more

SHARE THIS ARTICLE ON
Close
Rannvijay Singha and Prianka Singha already have a daughter together,
Rannvijay Singha and Prianka Singha already have a daughter together,

Rannvijay Singha, wife Prianka are expecting their second child together

UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2021 01:06 PM IST
  • TV host Rannvijay Singha took to Instagram to post a cute family picture with wife Prianka and daughter Kainaat to make the announcement.
Close
Saina Nehwal has talked about Saina teaser.
Saina Nehwal has talked about Saina teaser.

Saina Nehwal hails Parineeti's film teaser, says 'love the look as mini Saina'

UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2021 12:20 PM IST
  • Saina Nehwal has praised the teaser of her biopic Saina, which features Parineeti Chopra as the noted badminton player.
Close
Jackie Shroff with Ayesha Jhulka at the event.
Jackie Shroff with Ayesha Jhulka at the event.

Jackie Shroff gets smacked by Ayesha Jhulka for saying he is 'adha kabar mein'

PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2021 12:15 PM IST
Actor Jackie Shroff has donated an ambulance for animal care, in an event organised by actor Ayesha Jhulka. He took to stage to talk about the cause and even cracked up everyone present with his usual style.
Close
Kareena Kapoor married Saif Ali Khan in 2012. Saif was previously married to Amrita Singh.
Kareena Kapoor married Saif Ali Khan in 2012. Saif was previously married to Amrita Singh.

Kareena Kapoor wishes stepson Ibrahim Ali Khan on birthday

PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2021 12:09 PM IST
  • Kareena Kapoor took to Instagram to wish Saif Ali Khan's son Ibrahim Ali Khan as he turned 20. She shared a photo of him from a recent shoot.
Close
Here are top entertainment news stories.
Here are top entertainment news stories.

Ananya dines with Liger team, Eijaz kisses Pavitra at a bash

PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2021 11:50 AM IST
From Ananya Panday uniting with Liger team for dinner to Eijaz Khan and Pavitra Punia attending a birthday bash together, here are top entertainment news stories.
Close
Mandira Bedi's home in Madh Island.
Mandira Bedi's home in Madh Island.

Step into Mandira Bedi's beautiful Madh Island holiday home, it's now on Airbnb

UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2021 11:20 AM IST
  • Mandira Bedi has put up her Madh Island house on Airbnb. The actor has reportedly been working tirelessly to refurbish the place before letting it out. See pictures here.
Close
Gauahar Khan's father has died.
Gauahar Khan's father has died.

Gauahar Khan's father dies hours after actor shared a prayer for him

UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2021 12:10 PM IST
  • Gauahar Khan's father died on Friday after being admitted in a hospital for several days. The agctor had been posting about him as she kept close to him in his last days.
Close
Anil Kapoor has shared a childhood picture of Rhea Kapoor on her birthday.
Anil Kapoor has shared a childhood picture of Rhea Kapoor on her birthday.

Anil Kapoor wishes 'favourite chef' Rhea Kapoor on her birthday. See pics

UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2021 01:18 PM IST
  • Anil Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor has shared several throwback pictures with Rhea Kapoor while wishing her on her birthday on Friday.
Close
Liger stars Ananya Panday and Vijay Deverakonda in lead roles.
Liger stars Ananya Panday and Vijay Deverakonda in lead roles.

Ananya Panday steps out for dinner with her Liger team mates, see pic

PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2021 09:29 AM IST
  • Ananya Panday on Thursday shared a picture with her team mates from Liger as they all went for dinner together. See her picture here. Liger stars Ananya and Vijay Deverakonda in the lead.
Close
Amitabh Bachchan has shared about two coincidences on his blog.
Amitabh Bachchan has shared about two coincidences on his blog.

Amitabh Bachchan points out at quirky coincidence about India vs England Test

PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2021 09:00 AM IST
Amitabh Bachchan has hinted on his blog that he may need to go a another eye surgery, like the one he underwent earlier this week. He also shared a trivia on the ongoing cricket test match.
Close
Sara Ali Khan and Ibrahim Ali Khan are siblings and he often features in her posts.
Sara Ali Khan and Ibrahim Ali Khan are siblings and he often features in her posts.

Sara Ali Khan wishes Ibrahim on his birthday: 'I love my little brother'

PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2021 08:29 AM IST
  • Sara Ali Khan took to Instagram to wish her brother Ibrahim Ali Khan on his birthday on Friday. See his specially designed football-shaped cake.
Close
Kangana Ranaut on sets of Tejas.(Instagram)
Kangana Ranaut on sets of Tejas.(Instagram)

Kangana Ranaut shares 'army training' video from Tejas sets. Watch

PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2021 07:12 AM IST
  • Kangana Ranaut has posted a video from the sets of Tejas in which she can be seen training on a net. She plays an Indian Air Force pilot in the film.
Close
Brad Pitt had wished Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan for their wedding.
Brad Pitt had wished Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan for their wedding.

Brad Pitt once congratulated Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor on their wedding

PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2021 07:06 AM IST
  • Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan tied the knot in 2012. At the time, Brad Pitt wished the couple 'all the luck' on their marriage.
Close
Kangana Ranaut claims a smear campaign is being run against her and she knows the mastermind behind it.
Kangana Ranaut claims a smear campaign is being run against her and she knows the mastermind behind it.

Kangana describes man she feels is running smear campaign against her

PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2021 09:26 PM IST
  • Kangana Ranaut took to Twitter and dropped a vague description of a man who she believes is running a social media smear campaign against her.
Close
Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal announced their first joint production venture.
Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal announced their first joint production venture.

Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal announce first production Girls Will Be Girls

PTI
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2021 09:14 PM IST
Actor couple Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal announced their first joint production - Girls Will Be Girls. The film will be directed by debutante filmmaker Shuchi Talati.
Close
SHARE
Story Saved
OPEN APP