Happy New Year at Rs 199 cr by third weekend, beats Ek Tha Tiger's lifetime collection
New Delhi: Shah Rukh and Deepika Padukone starrer ‘Happy New Year' is not out at Rs 199 cr by its third weekend and the countdown has begun for its double ton. The movie on it's third Sunday collected Rs 2.70 cr to take the seventeen days total to Rs 199 cr nett in India, according to a leading daily Koimoi.
With this, HNY has taken over the lifetime collection of Salman Khan's ‘Ek Tha Tiger' which stands at Rs 198.78 cr nett in India.
The Farah Khan directorial will by today join the elite club of Rs 200 cr and will be the sixth flick to become the member following Dhoom 3, Krrish 3, Kick, Chennai Express and 3 Idiots.
Here is the seventeen days break through of Happy New Year in India-
Fri 44.97 cr, Sat 31.60 cr, Sun 32.29 cr, Mon 15 cr, Tue 13 cr- Wed 11.50, Thur 9.4 Total 157.50 cr nett.
Week 2- Fri 7 Sat 7.50 Sun 8.50 Mon 3 Tue 3.40 Wed 2.75 Thur 3.35- Total- 35.5 cr nett.
Week 3- Fri 1.5, Sat 1.8 Sun 2.70 Total – 6 cr nett
If compared with the seventeen days total of other biggest blockbusters, Happy New Year remains to be at fifth position. Aamir Khan starrer ‘Dhoom 3', takes the top spot with a humongous collection of Rs 270.22 cr within the same time period while the superhero flick Krrish 3 collected Rs 234.50 cr nett in India in seventeen days.
This year biggest hit Kick garnered Rs 223.94 cr in India within seventeen days of its release and with Rs 211 cr collection it is SRK's very own Chennai Express standing at the fourth position.
Shah Rukh Khan will become the second superstar after Aamir Khan whose score for Rs 200 cr movie will be two while Deepika will be the first actress to hit two double ton.