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Total Votes: 50
Release Date 31 August, 2011
Budget ₹70 crores
Box Office India ₹145 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹235 crores
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Lovely Singh is a punctual and dedicated bodyguard. A wealthy nobleman appoints him for the security of his daughter, Divya. But she feels like trapped in Lovely’s presence. With the passage of time, she falls in love with him. Will Lovely reciprocate her feelings or will he treat her only as his responsibility?

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹21.2 crores
Saturday₹15.2 crores
Sunday₹18.2 crores
First Weekend₹54.07 crores
First Week₹103 crores
Second Week₹21 crores
Third Week₹8 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹145 crores
Worldwide Gross₹235 crores
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True Adj Domestic Net ₹443.7 (
) crores
True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹719.1 (
) crores

Movie Reception

Bodyguard took an excellent opening at the box office and earned over Rs. 20 crores on its first day. The film also held well over the next two days and crossed Rs. 50 crores mark over the first weekend. On the weekdays also, its intensity didn't fade and it entered Rs. 100 crores club.

Bodyguard witnessed a fall on its second Friday and it the film remained a little low in its second week with a net earning of Rs. 21 crores. It ended its theatrical run at Rs. 145 crores and also collected an excellent amount in the overseas which made its total worldwide earning to reach Rs. 235 crores.

Full Cast & Characters

Salman KhanLovely Singh
Kareena KapoorDivyaa
Chetan HansrajMhatre
Raj BabbarSartaj Rana
Haze KeechMaaya Kapoor
Master Mohammad FaizanSartaj L Singh
Reema DebnathSavita
Mahesh ManjrekarRanjan Mahtre
Sharat SaxenaBindra
Vidya SinhaMrs. Rana
Aditya PancholiVikrant Mhatre
Karishma KapoorChhaya(voice)
Rajat RawailSurinder Narendar Milka Singh (Tsunami)
Katrina Kaifitem girl in the song Bodyguard

Fun Facts & Triva

  • This was Salman & Kareena's first blockbuster movie together.
  • For the first time, Aditya Pancholi shared space on the screen with Salman Khan.
  • Hazel Keech made her Bollywood debut with this film.
  • Before Kareena, Nayantara was approached for the lead role. But, she denied because she was already the lead actress in the Malayalam version of Bodyguard.
  • Salman wanted Sanjay Dutt to play the role of Lovely's father. He left the idea of this character after Dutt denied.
  • Raj Babbar was not the first choice for playing Kareena's father. Shatrughan Sinha was offered this role before Raj.
  • Teri Meri song of this film is the copied version of a Christmas Carol.
  • After a long gap, Himesh Reshammiya gave music to Salman's movie.
  • Tiger, the security agency name used in this film is of Salman's personal bodyguard, Shera's security agency.

Official Trailer