Made with a budget of approximately Rs.40 crore, the film is a remake of Telugu film Vikramarkudu. Rowdy Rathore is co produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Ronnie Screwvala. The film stars a first time pairing of Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha. Prabhudeva has directed the action flick that also boasts of some really catchy music. It will be released in 2,300 screens in India and around 400 screens overseas.