Coolie No. 1 (2020) Budget: Seems like David Dhawan is in the mood of remaking every of his hit movie from the 90s. He came up with Judwaa 2 in 2017 with Varun Dhawan in the lead which was the remake of 1997 Judwaa starring Salman Khan. Now last year Dhawan announced that his next venture will be Coolie No.1 with Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan in the lead.
This movie will be the remake of the 1995 comedy Coolie No.1 which starred Govinda and Karisma Kapoor. The movie is being produced by Vashu Bhagnani, Jackky Bhagnani, and is being distributed by Pen. The movie was supposed to release May 1st, 2020 but was postponed due to Covid-19. Now the makers have reportedly struck a deal with Amazon Prime and are looking to release their film in the Diwali month.
What Is It About?
The story follows a matchmaker who is insulted by a big rich man who wants his daughters to marry only in the richest family. So the matchmaker wants to teach a lesson to the rich man and hence he goes to a Coolie and the duo pretends to be rich in front of the man so that he gives in his daughter.
The Movie stars Varun Dhawan, Sara Ali Khan in the lead role with Paresh Rawal, Javed Jaffrey, Rajpal Yadav, Johnny Lever, Sahil Vaid, Shikha Talsania, and others in supporting roles.
The movie’s budget apparently is being reported approximately 35 crore rupees. This is good as the makers have made a good point in keeping the budget low. Although there is no official confirmation by makers regarding this.
Digital Rights Price
Amazon Prime has reportedly signed the deal with the makers and shelled around 40-45 crores for the film. The movie would release in Hindi audio along with the subtitles.
Release Date On Prime
The movie is supposed to arrive at Amazon Prime Video on 13th November 2020. Although nothing is official we’ll be getting an announcement anytime in the future weeks.
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