Badrinath Ki Dulhania

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Badrinath Ki Dulhania
Directed byShashank Khaitan
Produced byHiroo Yash Johar
Karan Johar
Apoorva Mehta
Written byShashank Khaitan
StarringVarun Dhawan
Alia Bhatt
Music by
CinematographyNeha Parti Matiyani
Edited byManan Sagar
Production
company
Distributed byFox Star Studios
Release date
  • 10 March 2017 (2017-03-10) (India)
Running time
139 minutes[1]
CountryIndia
LanguageHindi
Budget39 crore[2]
Box office206 crore[3]

Badrinath Ki Dulhania (transl. Badrinath's bride) is a 2017 Indian Hindi-language romantic comedy film written and directed by Shashank Khaitan and produced by Hiroo Yash Johar, Karan Johar and Apoorva Mehta under the Dharma Productions banner.[4] This film is a sequel of the film Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, which was released in 2014. It stars Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt in the lead roles with Aakanksha Singh, Rituraj Singh, Yash Sinha, Shweta Basu Prasad, Gaurav Pandey, Aparshakti Khurana, Sahil Vaid and Swanand Kirkire in supporting roles.

Badrinath Ki Dulhania was the third time Dhawan and Bhatt acted together after their previous films Student of the Year (2012) and Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014), the former directed by and the latter produced by Johar, while the latter was also directed by Khaitan and marked his directorial debut. The film was theatrically released in India on 10 March 2017,[5] coinciding with the Holi weekend. The film received positive reviews and was commercially successful at the box office,[6] and earned over 1.90 billion globally at the box office.

Cast[change | change source]

  • Varun Dhawan as Badrinath "Badri" Bansal
  • Alia Bhatt as Vaidehi Trivedi
  • Rituraj Singh as Ambarnath "Ambar" Bansal, Badri's father
  • Yash Sinha as Aloknath "Alok" Bansal, Badri's brother
  • Shweta Basu Prasad as Urmila Shukla Bansal, Alok's wife
  • Swanand Kirkire as Mayank Trivedi, Vaidehi's father
  • Kanupriya Pandit as Manasvi Trivedi, Vaidehi's mother
  • Sahil Vaid as Somdev Mishra, Badri's best friend
  • Sukhmani Lamba as Kritika Mishra [née Trivedi], Bhushan’s wife
  • Aparshakti Khurana as Bhushan Mishra, Kritika's Husband
  • Rajendra Sethi as Jitendra Mishra, Bhushan's father
  • Aakanksha Singh as Kiran Kakkar, Vaidehi's friend in Singapore
  • Gaurav Pandey as Gurmeet Singh Lamba, Vaidehi's friend in Singapore and Lamba's girlfriend
  • Gauahar Khan as Laxmi Shankar, a cop in Singapore
  • Atul Narang as Sagar

References[change | change source]

  1. "LIVE: Badrinath Ki Dulhania Movie Review, Story, Synopsis, Trailer, Songs, Cast & Crew". Times of India. 10 March 2017. Retrieved 10 March 2017.
  2. "Badrinath Ki Dulhania – Movie – Box Office India". www.boxofficeindia.com.
  3. Hungama, Bollywood. "Badrinath Ki Dulhania Box Office Collection till Now | Box Collection - Bollywood Hungama".
  4. "'Badrinath Ki Dulhania' different from Humpty: Varun Dhawan". The Indian Express. PTI. 16 July 2016. Retrieved 2016-09-03.
  5. "In Pics: Alia Bhatt & Varun Dhawan Have a Working Sunday". The Quint. 20 January 2017. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  6. Hungama, Bollywood (2017-07-05). "Box Office: Salman Khan's Tubelight is the 2nd highest worldwide grosser of 2017, unlikely to beat Raees – Bollywood Hungama". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 2018-01-20.