Ranveer Singh starrer Simmba is performing extremely well at the box office. The film has benefited from New Year holiday and has collected Rs 139.03 crore at the box office in the first six days, becoming the eighth consecutive film by Rohit Shetty to enter the Rs 100 crore club.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared on Twitter, “#Simmba is a SMASH HIT… Continues to collect in double digits, even after New Year celebrations have ended… This one is not slowing down soon… Fri 20.72 cr, Sat 23.33 cr, Sun 31.06 cr, Mon 21.24 cr, Tue 28.19 cr, Wed 14.49 cr. Total: ₹ 139.03 cr. India biz.”
#Simmba is a SMASH HIT… Continues to collect in double digits, even after New Year celebrations have ended… This one is not slowing down soon… Fri 20.72 cr, Sat 23.33 cr, Sun 31.06 cr, Mon 21.24 cr, Tue 28.19 cr, Wed 14.49 cr. Total: ₹ 139.03 cr. India biz.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 3, 2019
Ranveer took to Twitter and wrote, “ALL HAIL THE BLOCKBUSTER KING! 👑 RO-BRO BE SLAMMIN’ CENTURY AFTER CENTURY 💯 #RohitShetty 👊🏽 Ek hi toh hai 🌟”
Producer Karan Johar took to Twitter and wrote, “ROHIT SHETTY is the #masalamaverick!!! The gold standard pioneer of the Century club!!!”
Earlier, Karan Johar had written a heartfelt note for the filmmaker and the actor. In a post on Instagram, KJo mentioned, “Working with @itsrohitshetty has been one of the best experiences of my life! Have learnt so much from his process and his precision! Making a mainstream film that is loved across the audience base is no mean task and he has mastered the art of doing just that!!! He loves his audiences tremendously and only makes movies for them! Thank u my dearest Rohit for everything! You have a large heart and a solid one too! @ranveersingh is and will always be SIMMBA for life!! You two were meant to be brothers in biceps!!!! Love you!!! Thank you! What a great end of the year to have!!!”
Ranveer’s film is taking over the box office even abroad. The film has minted Rs 50 crore in the international box office.
#Simmba crosses ₹ 50 cr mark in *5 days* in international markets… Got a major boost on Tue [1 Jan 2019]…
Fri: $ 1.884 mn
Sat: $ 1.590 mn
Sun: $ 1.492 mn
Mon: $ 779k
Tue: $ 1.414 mn
Total: $ 7.159 mn [₹ 50.21 cr]
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) January 2, 2019
Also starring Sara Ali Khan and Sonu Sood in pivotal roles, Simmba released on December 28. The film is expected to continue its good run as there are no big releases in the upcoming week.