After Aamir Khan and Salman Khan impressed the audiences in China with their films, Akshay Kumar is all set for the release of Toilet Ek Prem Katha. Also starring Bhumi Pednekar in a lead role, the film will be retitled Toilet Hero in China.
Announcing the release and sharing the China poster, trade analyst Taran Adarrsh tweeted, “IT’S CONFIRMED… #ToiletEkPremKatha to release in China on 8 June 2018… Titled #ToiletHero for the local audiences… Here’s the OFFICIAL POSTER for China… #TEPK”
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 6, 2018
Also Akshay kumar shared poster on social media. He tweeted, “Delighted that our film #ToiletEkPremKatha is continuing to break new grounds and is all set to release as “Toilet Hero” across 4300 screens in China on 8th June. 电影院见！
@psbhumi @ToiletTheFilm @RelianceEnt”
Delighted that our film #ToiletEkPremKatha is continuing to break new grounds and is all set to release as “Toilet Hero” across 4300 screens in China on 8th June. 电影院见！@psbhumi @ToiletTheFilm @RelianceEnt pic.twitter.com/HVUHEyf1sk
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) June 6, 2018
The film Toilet Ek Prem Katha stars Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar in the lead roles. It addresses the pertinent issue of open-defecation and how it affects the lives of millions. The film released on August 11, 2017.
Earlier, films like ‘Dangal’, ‘Baahubali 2: The Conclusion’, ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’, ‘Hindi Medium’ and ‘Secret Superstar’ released in China and took the Box Office by storm. Now, it will be interesting to see if this Akki starrer creates a similar impact or not.
‘Toilet Hero’ is hitting the screens in China on June 8, 2018.
Bollywood films have ben faring extremely well at the Chinese box office of late – from Dangal to Secret Superstar and Bajrangi Bhaijaan – several major movies have seen massive collections at the box office. While Dangal earned around Rs 1,850 crore, Secret Superstar registered Rs 760 crore business in China. Salman’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan collected around Rs 295.32 crore. Irrfan Khan’s Hindi Medium also collected more than Rs 150 crore.