Raksha Bandhan is a 2022 Hindi-language comedy-drama film directed by Aanand L. Rai and written by Himanshu Sharma and Kanika Dhillon. It is produced by Zee Studios, Colour Yellow Productions, and Cape of Good Films. The film stars Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar in lead roles. This film is scheduled to release on 11 August 2022 only in theatres.
Many of Akshay Kumar and Bhumi’s fans are excited to watch this movie. We have the latest information regarding the Raksha Bandhan movie. If you want to know about Raksha Bandhan movie cast, budget, cast salaries, story, and more, then keep reading this article. So, let’s start:-
Raksha Bandhan Overview
Raksha Bandhan Story
Raksha Bandhan is a comedy-drama film and its story revolves around the life of Lala Kedarnath, the eldest and only brother of 4 sisters. He runs a chaat shop that was started by his father. Lala promises his mother that he will get married only after he fulfills the responsibility of marrying his sisters. This commitment to his sisters stands as a huge roadblock to his and her childhood love, Sapna. For more information, watch the trailer.
Raksha Bandhan Trailer
Raksha Bandhan Cast
The star cast of Raksha Bandhan Movie are:-
|Raksha Bandhan Cast And Roles|
|Akshay Kumar as Lala Kedarnath|
|Bhumi Pednekar as Sapna|
To know more about the cast of this series, visit this Wikipedia page.
Raksha Bandhan Budget
|Box Office Collection||Not Released Yet|
The film is made with a total budget of Rs 65 crores and it is a mid-budget Bollywood movie. This budget was spent on production costs (including salaries of the cast) and marketing costs.
Raksha Bandhan movie must gross around 80 crores to become a hit. We will update the box office collection of the movie after its release in theatres on 11 August 2022. However, if you are wondering that Akshay usually charges 100 crores for a movie then how does it have a budget of 65 crores only. This is because he is also co-producing this film under the banner of his own production company “Cape of Good Films”. We have explained his salary in detail below.
Raksha Bandhan Cast Salaries
|Akshay Kumar||Rs 36 crores |
+ Share In Profits
|Bhumi Pednekar||Rs 2-3 crores|
|Other||Less than 1 crore|
Akshay Kumar has charged 36 crores as his upfront fees for his role of Lala Kedarnath in Raksha Bandhan. Moreover, he will get a share of the profit from its net box office collection and other deals as he is also co-producing the movie. If the movie becomes a mega-blockbuster in theatres, then Akshay will earn up to 120 crores.
Bhumi Pednekar was paid a sum of Rs 2-3 crores for her role as Sapna in the film. Reportedly, Sahejmeen Kau, Deepika Khanna, Sadia Khateeb, Smrithi Srikanth, and Seema Pahwa were paid less than Rs 1 crore each for their respective role in the movie.
However, there is no information available regarding the salaries of the remaining cast members.
11 August 2022
Aanand L. Rai
Rs 65 crores