Harish Shankar's latest offering Gaddalakonda Ganesh aka Valmiki has completed its full run at the box-office and emerged as a hit film for Varun Tej. Despite the 11th-hour changes to the title and several other controversies, nothing stopped the film to collect good numbers at the box office.
The film withstanding the Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy storm has crossed the breakeven mark at the box-office. The film has collected Rs. 42. 85 Cr gross and Rs. 25.09 Cr worldwide Share at the box-office. Varun Tej, who came out of his comfort zone, shedding his lover boy look and turning a dreaded gangster nailed his role giving his career-best performance. Though a remake of Tamil cult film Jigarthanda, Harish Shankar’s gripping screenplay made the film get registered as a hit at the box-office.