Opening day box-office collection of ‘Ek Paheli Leela’


Sunny Leone has been in completely different avatar in ‘Ek Paheli Leela’, directed by Bobby Khan. The actress was seen in traditional as well as in modern avatar.  Her contrasting character in the film, modern day Meera and traditional Leela was appreciated by critics and loved by the audience. Though the film opened low, in the afternoon and evening show it showed a rise.

According to a report published in Koimoi, ‘Ek Paheli Leela’ starring Jay Bhanusali as the male lead earned 5.30 cr in the opening day. Made on a budget of 15 crores, the film won’t take time to recover the production cost. Multiplexes registered occupancy of 15% while the single screens showed an decent occupancy of 30% -35% at the domestic box office.

Sunny Leone’s ‘Ek Paheli Leela’ beats Anushka Sharma starrer ‘NH10’ and ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshy’ opening day collection. Sushant’s ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshy’ earned Rs 4.20 cr despite released in a holiday, Good Friday. "#EkPaheliLeela Fri ? 5.30 cr. India biz. Strong at single screens," trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted.

The trailer of the film was also liked by the audience was widely viewed. Sunny Leone was portrayed in totally different avatar, compared to her previous films. She has also grooved in a traditional number and donned desi as well as modern outfit.

It is hopeful that ‘Leela’ will do good business in the coming days.