The film has been directed by Prashanth Neel and stars Yash and Srinidhi Shetty in lead roles. The film is being dubbed in Tamil as “Kolar Gold Fields”. In Telugu, it will be titled as “KGF: Chapter 1 & 2”.
‘KGF: Chapter 2’ had previously surpassed the lifetime business. The film ‘Dangal’ to become the second-highest grossing film in Hindi ever. The movie was also released in Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam.
The Kannada version of KGF earned over ₹100 crore within four days from its release on December 21, 2018. On January 3rd, 2019, the movie crossed ₹200 crore mark worldwide (₹205 crore) within 8 days from its release date which made, it the first Indian movie to do so in this century. On January 9th, 2019, KGF reached ₹300 crore mark globally (₹307.5 crore).
SS Rajamouli’s ‘Baahubali 2: The Conclusion’ is currently leading at the international box office with $1 billion grossed worldwide. It is also the highest-grossing Indian movie ever globally, beating Aamir Khan’s Dangal which had grossed, ₹1,483 crore worldwide including $89 million from North America alone.
The film, KGF Chapter 2 release on 21 January, has collected over ₹350 crore worldwide with ₹105 crore coming from India.