Leaving ‘Chennai Express’ Behind: Ranbir Kapoor’s Big ‘Besharam’ Release

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Ranbir Kapoor's "Besharam" to have the biggest release in Bollywood history.

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MUMBAI: Ranbir Kapoor has now entered the race to become the number one, leaving everyone behind by breaking Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Chennai Express’ record.

Eid 2013, Shah Rukh Khan had gone out of his way to ensure that his last release ‘Chennai Express’ had the biggest ever release in Bollywood. But now Ranbir Kapoor has beaten the King Khan with his upcoming release ‘Besharam’ by earning more screens.

‘Chennai Express’ was released with 3500 screens in India and 700 plus screens abroad, but now according to Utpal Acharya, Distribution Head of Reliance Entertainment, ‘Besharam’ will have 3600 plus screens in India making it the biggest release in Hindi film industry till date.

With so many screens and a solo release to boot, it looks like ‘Besharam’ might be Ranbir Kapoor’s second hit this year. The young lad is all set to join the top rung of stars in Bollywood!