At a time when Bollywood is showing vigorous interest in adapting Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam hits, Kareena Kapoor has stated that better films are coming out of South India. The actress, who is currently reigning on the top slot with the release of 'Bodyguard', has further in an interview said that South scripts are well ahead of Bollywood.
The recently released Salman Khan starrer 'Bodyguard' is directed by Mollywood director Siddique who had also helmed its original in Malayalam. The movie is cashing on success at the box office and in the process has become a blockbuster.
Talking about it, Kareena has said that their 'Bodyguard' has been making a roaring business in the South, surpassing the records of all Hindi films till date (including 3 Idiots, according to her).
Not only that; the film has globally grossed a whopping Rs. 225 cr., which makes it the second biggest hit in the history of Indian cinema after '3 Idiots' (Rs. 350 cr.).c