Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor’s Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (PRDP) will hit the screens on Nov 12. But will it earn as much as the moolah it has spent?
The music rights for the movie were sold to T-Series for Rs 17 crore, making it the most expensive deal in the industry till now. However, there is speculation that this record will soon be broken by Rohit Shetty’s Dilwale as it’s music right could be sold for Rs 19 crore
The set that you see…
…is worth Rs 15 cr! This is the amount spent on just the set’s lighting equipment
Around 5,000 screens have been booked for the movie in India itself, and around 1,000 screens abroad. Salman’s last blockbuster, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, had booked 700 screens abroad and about 4,300 screens in the country
For the song Jalte diye, 7,000 diyas were lit up and 150 people were employed to keep them burning throughout the shooting of the song
After 16 years
Sooraj Barjatya, who has cast Salman Khan many times as ‘Prem’ in the past, has made this movie with him after 16 years. Here’s their history of hits: Hum Saath Saath Hain (1999), Hum Aapke Hain Koun…! (1994), and Maine Pyar Kiya (1989)