Parineeti Chopra, who has been dubbed as the Ranbir Kapoor of the younger lot of actresses, has hit a bullseye with her latest release Hasee Toh Phasee. The movie, which released this Friday, has earned Rs 18.5 crore in India in its opening weekend.
Though the movie received mixed reviews from critics, Parineeti was lauded by all and Indian Express critic Shubhra Gupta said the new Chopra girl is ‘the most talented female lead working in Bollywood right now.”
Tweeting the figures on Monday, senior film critic Taran Adarsh said the movie which collected Rs 4 crore on opening day saw a jump in the collections on Saturday and Sunday.
“”#HaseeTohPhasee Fri 4.90 cr, Sat 6.30 cr, Sun 7.30 cr. Total: Rs 18.5 cr nett. India biz only,” he tweeted.
It was Sidharth Malhotra of ‘Student Of The Year’ actor’s second film and the actor has also been appreciated for his performance.
Filmmaker Karan Johar also thanked his fans for watching ‘Hasee Toh Phasee’. The 41-year-old director, who has produced the rom-com starring Sidharth Malhotra and Parineeti Chopra, said he is extremely proud of the movie.
The Vinil Mathew directed film was released on February 7. (With PTI inputs)