Bollywood star Arjun Kapoor wasn't just the onscreen talent for his latest movie Ki and Ka. Apparently, he is also the co-producer of the film alongside R Balki.
PinkVilla reports a source as saying, "Arjun decided to keep his engagement as a producer a secret. He didn’t want that bit of news to be used as a gimmick to promote the film. The film mattered above all else."
Being the son of famed producer Boney Kapoor, it was only a matter of time before Arjun followed in his footsteps.
"For Arjun, taking this step was important as he is a producer’s son. Being Boney Kapoor’s son, he understands the dynamics of making a film within a budget. One way of controlling the budget was reducing his fees as an actor. So he took a pay cut and cut a deal for a stake in the profits."
Ki and Ka has earned a whopping INR 50 crore at the box office.
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"The risk paid off. Arjun was confident that the film would do well, yet it was brave of him to slash his fee and take a profit-sharing dividend if the film did well. Now that the film has done well, he also benefits from his decision," added the source.
Arjun is no newbie to behind-the-camera action. He has worked on several films as an assistant director and associate producer. Currently, he is working on Mohit Suri's Half Girlfriend with Shraddha Kapoor.
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