Chennai Express makes 100 Crores in just 3 Days! Shatters all records, Shahrukh and Team create history

Chennai Express poster

Mumbai, August 12 (Washington Bangla Radio): Masala director Rohit Shetty’s ‘Chennai Express’ starring Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone that released this Eid has created history by minting Rs 100 crores in just three days. Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to break this news. He tweeted, “And the records lie shattered! ChennaiExpress hits a ton 100 cr at the close of its opening weekend. Creates HISTORY! (sic).”

Taran, Disclosing more about the film’s performance at the Box Office, Tweeted, “#ChennaiExpress Thu previews 6.75 cr, Fri 33.12 cr, Sat 28.05 cr, Sun 32.50 cr. Total: 100.42 cr nett. MONSTROUS Weekend. India biz only. (sic).” Shah Rukh Khan romances Deepika Padukone for the second time in ‘Chennai Express’ after wooing her in Farah Khan’s ‘Om Shanti Om’ a few years back. ‘Chennai Express’ also marks SRK’s first project with Rohit Shetty, who has had a rocking time at the Box Office with his previous blockbusters ‘Singham’ and the ‘Golmaal’ series.

Now all eyes are on the next week for Akshay Kumar-Sonakshi Sinha-Imran Khan starrer Once Upon A Time In Mumbai Dobara.

Faisal SaifWashington Bangla Radio Mumbai correspondent Faisal Saif is co-editor of Global Movie Magazine and sub-editor of Youth Eye Magazine. A passionate Bollywood Feature News Writer and film critic, Saif is a regular contributor to Santabanta, Page 3 Bollywood, Orissa Diary, PardaPhash, NewsWala, The News Tribe, Bolega India and many more online and print journals. Saif lives in Mumbai and can be reached at thatfaisalsaif at gmail.