06 March, 2021

Ace Of Hearts: Stars Fund The Corona Fight, Akshay 'Khiladi' Kumar Dishes Out A Covid-19 Blockbuster

A nation under lockdown. Millions struggling for the bare minimum. And India’s film industry has embraced charity like never before.

Akshay Kumar Rs 28 crore; Salman Khan Rs 15 crore
Ace Of Hearts: Stars Fund The Corona Fight, Akshay 'Khiladi' Kumar Dishes Out A Covid-19 Blockbuster
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2020-04-25T11:31:42+05:30

Philanthropy Wood

  • Akshay Kumar 28 crore
  • Bhushan Kumar 11 crore
  • Prabhas 4 crore
  • Pawan Kalyan 2 crore
  • Mahesh Babu 1.25 crore
  • Chiranjeevi 1 crore
  • Nagarjuna 1 crore
  • Vicky Kaushal 1 crore
  • Kartik Aaryan 1 crore
  • Varun Dhawan 55 lakh
  • Rajinikanth 50 lakh
  • Kapil Sharma 50 lakh

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This year, Akshay Kumar stands to lose out the most among his contemporaries in Bollywood in terms of box-office collections—to the tune of Rs 700-800 crore, according to a conservative estimate. The COVID-19 outbreak has cast a big shadow on three of his big-budget films (Sooryavanshi, Laxmmi Bomb and Prithviraj) slated for release in 2020. But this has not dissuaded him from loosening his purse strings for a ‘novel’ cause.

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