Keshava the Telugu movie starred Nikhil Siddhartha is standing up the Baahubali storm and faring well at the ticket windows. Keshava was released worldwide on Friday. It is a revenge drama movie directed by Sudheer Varma who had earlier worked with Nikhil for ‘Swamy Ra Ra. The three days collection figures pretty good as it gained 8.3 crore, which is highest ever in Nikhil’s career.

‘Revenge is a dish, best served cold’ presents its lead Nikhil Siddhartha as Keshava the intense angry young man who suffers from a rare heart disease – Dextrocardia (heart pointing to the right side of the chest instead of left) and on account of this he must keep his emotions in check at all times, for his heart to function and thus for him to stay alive. How he manages to avenge his parents’ death, thus forms the crux of the story. In this Pellichoopulu fame actor Ritu Varma starring as a co-actor of Nikhil and Bollywood actress Isha Koppikar is playing a role of a lady police officer.

Nikhil’s Keshava Box Office Collection

  • According to BO figures stated by Abhishek Pictures the First-day collection of Keshava was approximately Rs 4.6 Crore gross which is highest ever collection of Nikhil.
  • One the second day of box office collection it collected total 8.3 crores, gross.
  • The opening weekend box office collection was superb as it collected total worldwide gross Rs 11.4 crores.

Even as last week Radha failed to sustain at the Box Office and succumbed to Baahubali storm, Keshava managed to overcome it. Interesting trailers, good promos and decent word-of-mouth are said to be adding up to the film’s BO collections. Nikhil built a cult following for him after Karthikeya. This has been increased after Eppatiki Pothavu Chinnavada resulting in the openings of Keshava. Director Sudheer Varma, who made the film stylishly and appealingly, is contented as he overcame his previous failure Dohchay.

Cast and Crew of Keshava

  • Starring: Nikhil Siddhartha, Ritu Varma and Isha Koppikar are playing the main lead roles along with Priyadarshi, Vennela Kishore are seen in supporting roles
  • Banner: Abhishek Pictures
  • Director: Sudheer Varma
  • Producer: Abhishek Nama
  • Art: Raghu Kulkarni
  • Camera: Diwakar Mani
  • Co-producer: Vivek Kuchibhotla
  • Story-Screenplay: Sudheer Varma
  • Presenter: Devansh Nama
  • Music Director: Sunny MR