Adding another feather to her hat, Kareena Kapoor recently emerged ETC’s Most Profitable Actress at the Bollywood Business Awards.With domestic box office collections of 200 cr+ plus movies under her belt,Kareena emerged the unquestionable money spinner female actor.
The actress in the year 2011,had two 100+ films –Bodyguard (141 crore ) and Ra.One and was honored at the ETC Bollywood Business Awards, on pure basis of box office collections.
On the occasion said Kareena Kapoor “Receiving an award wherein you are being adjudged considering the economic quotient as a cornerstone for mapping the success gives you a sense of pride. I’ve always maintained that commercial success is as important as the critical success of a movie. A commercially successful movie pays evidence to the fact that viewers loved watching your movie. Thank you, for appreciating and recognizing my work.”
Standing tall amidst an industry ruled by the leading men, Bollywood’s Numero Uno Kareena Kapoor is the first actress to join the much coveted 100 crore club – Having starred in 4 films that have grossed over 100 crore at the domestic box office in less than 2 years,a feat no other Bollywood star has achieved so far, Kareena Kapoor has established herself a force to reckon with. .Kareena in a near 2 year period has delivered four of the top ten grossing films of all time- Starting with Three Idiots which earned Rs 170 crore locally , Golmaal 3 mopping up Rs 108 crore ,followed by the 141 crore grossing Bodyguard, and the VFX magnum opus Ra.One
Says trade analyst Amod Mehra “There is no competition to Kareena Kapoor – Talking about numbers and standings in the industry ,she is the entire 1-10 margin .She is the Amitabh Bachchan of her time ,there were constant comparisons with her contemporaries but with her recent films she is here to prove she is her only competition”