Singh Is Kinng : Release Date, Trailer, Cast & Songs
About Singh Is Kinng
Singh Is Kinng was released on Jan 01, 2008 and was directed by Anees Bazmee .This movie is 2 hr 15 min in duration and is available in Hindi language. Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif, Om Puri, Ranvir Shorey, Neha Dhupia, Sonu Sood, Kirron Kher, Sudhanshu Pandey, Yashpal Sharma, Manoj Pahwa, Gurpreet Ghuggi and Snoop Dogg are playing as the star cast in this movie. Singh Is Kinng scores a 5.8 digit binge rating out of 10 and movie is available in Comedy and Action genres.
1. Singh Is Kinng was 1st movie to collect more than 99 Cr INR in India.
2. The film was released on 08/08/2008.
3. Singh is king is the remake of Jackie chan s miracle film.
4. Dino Morea was the original choice for Sonu Sood's role.
5. Iggy Azalea feat. Mavado song " Lady Patra " sampled the song " Bhootni Ke".
6. Despite being a non-holiday release, this film broke many records during its release and turned out to be the highest week one earner of all time with collections around 40 cr, beating the holiday release Om Shanti Om(36 cr).
7. Suniel Shetty was signed for the film, but after the role was altered, he walked out. Sonu Sood was eventually signed.
8. The original title of the film was " Singh The King".
9. Punjabi singer Babbu Mann released an album titled " Singh Is Better Than King". This was in 2009. The title was controversial as it took a dig at the title of Akshay's s film.
10. Karma & Nisha B's song "Teri Ore remix" is a cover version of the song "Tere Ore".
11. Anees Bazmee's second collaboration with both Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif and just like the trio's last film welcome, Singh is king was also a huge hit.
12. Harbhajan Mann was offered Son Sood's role.
13. The spelling of the word "king" in the film's title with the additional letter "n" was based on advice provided by a numerologist. 14. When Akshay Kumar had started shooting the film he sported a turban without a beard which did not go well with the Sikh community person wearing a turban without a beard.
15. Javed Jaffrey plays a double role and comes to a comeback in the negative role.
16. After the success of Welcome 2007, the second collaboration of Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif was directed by Anees Bazmee.
17. The film was released on 1400 screens across India.
18. The film collected rupees 67.95 crores in India and rupees 123.96 crores worldwide.
19. If the film was released in 2017, its India net gross would be rupees 129.92 crores.
20. Snoop Dogg sang a version of the title song Singh Is King and also appeared in the music video which plays at the end of the movie.
21. Katrina kaif only films with Sonu Sood
22. The song "Jee Karda" was inspired by the song "Pyar Ho Gaya" from Mehndi Shagna Di.
23.Akshay Kumar's first film with Kirron Kher and Ranvir Shorey.
24. Katrina Kaif's sixth consecutive box-office hit since April 2007, the successful run starting with NAMASTE LONDON, also starring Akshay Kumar as the lead hero. This movie was the third box-office hit in the period featuring Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif as the romantic pair, the other being WELCOME. Kaif's other hits during this successful period included RACE, PARTNER, and APNE.
25. Akshay Kumar's first collaboration with producer Vipul Amrutlal Shah to not feature Amitabh Bachchan as the co-lead. Their previous two ventures, namely AANKHEN(2002) and WAQT(2006) had Amitabh as the film's antagonist and Akshay's father respectively.
26. Although one of the top five biggest hits of 2008, SINGH IS KING marked the end of Akshay Kumar's dream phase as Bollywood's most bankable movie star as in 2009, 2010, and 2011 put together, he starred in 6 massive critical and commercial failures, recovering only in 2012 with the blockbuster OH MY GOD !!!.