Venkatesh and Trisha Krishnan's underrated movie Bodyguard
has fared well at the Telugu Box Office. The movie, which faced a
tough competition from Mahesh Babu's Businessman, managed
to make decent business in its first weekend.
Bodyguard, which is a remake of Malayalam blockbuster
film of the same name, has been grandly welcomed by Venkatesh's
fans. Though, it was not hyped like Mahesh Babu's
Businessman, the film managed to pull the crowd to the
Trade reports say that on the opening day, in most of the
theatres in Hyderabad Bodyguard almost ran into packed
houses. An average of 80% occupancy has been recorded whereas in
other parts of Andhra Pradesh, the movie reportedly witnessed
The makers of the film are confident of earning back the
investment in a week's time. Bodyguard business is
expected to gradually increase in the coming days.
However, Bodyguard is directed by Gopichand Malineni
and produced by Bellamkonda Suresh. The movie also features Saloni
Aswani and Prakash Raj in the important roles.