MUMBAI: In what is touted as the fastest entry in the coveted Rs 100 crore club, Rohit Shetty’s latest directorial ‘Chennai Express’, starring Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone has already made it to the big league, in a mere 3 days!
As reported, ‘Chennai Express’ is on a record-smashing spree, having previously shattered Salman Khan’s Eid collections of Rs 32 crore, by garnering Rs 330 million (Rs 33 crore) net on its very first day, 9 August 2013. (SEE STORY)
Day 2 and day 3 have been equally impressive, with staggering collections in the range of Rs 280 million (Rs 28 crore) net and Rs 325 million (Rs 32.5 crore) net respectively. The 3 day total for ‘Chennai Express’ is in the range of a mammoth Rs 935 million (Rs 93.5 crore) net.
Including Thursday’s paid preview figures of Rs 67.5 million (Rs 6.75 crore), the net collections for ‘Chennai Express’ are in the range of an unheard of Rs 1.025 billion (Rs 100.25 crore) net, in a mere 3.5 days!