The Khiladi's star's dearest friend and co-star in most of his movies, Suneil Shetty, seemed to have loved it too. The film might experience surge in occupancy as well as the overall earnings on Indian box office in weekend days. The film promotes Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Clean India campaign.
The makers of Toilet Ek Prem Katha held special screenings in Mumbai and Delhi before the film hit theatres on Friday.
Akshay, who has given us films like Holiday, Baby, Airlift and recently, Jolly LLB 2, turns a village man, whose sole motive is to marry the girl of his dreams. Akki's latest celluloid is expected break the box office records created by his previous film released this year.
The movie has been talk of the town not just because of its unusual concept, but also for several controversies, which included the leak controversy, stalking debate and even the CBFC issue. This film shows a sarcastic battle against India's open defecation issue, mainly in the rural area. Bhumi is refreshing to watch on screen and matches Akshay Kumar in every possible way.
Actors, producers including, Dia Mirza, Atul Kasbekar, Ileana D'Cruz, Warda S Nadiadwala, Ayushmann Khurana, Abhishek Kapoor, Divya Khosla Kumar, Sonal Kalra, Pmung Kumar and Rahul Sharma have admired Akshay for his performance and the message being put into light through it.
This is Bhumi Pendekar's second film and she pulls off her character easily. The film is directed by Shree Narayan Bhatia.
Watch the trailer of Toilet: Ek Prem Katha here.