Ayushmann Khurrana‘s AndhaDhun not only left the Indian crowd awestruck but has also attracted audiences in China. The film has garnered Rs 237.42 crore and is said to ‘comfortably cross $ 40 mn in Weekend 3’.
Film and trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the news on Twitter and wrote, “
#AndhaDhun continues its Blockbuster run in #China… Excellent trending on weekdays… Will comfortably cross $ 40 mn in Weekend 3… [Week 2] Mon $ 1.47 mn, Tue $ 1.38 mn, Wed $ 1.28 mn. Total: $ 34.20 mn [₹ 237.42 cr].”.
Ayushmann even shared a poster of the film on his Instagram stories and wrote, “ruling the China Box Office”.
Earlier, on crossing the Rs 150 crore march in China, Ayushmann took to his Instagram handle to share a heartfelt note. He wrote, “This was the last day of shoot in Poland. Check out the date in the poster. The year is 2020. 😎 We thought we were making a very interesting gem. Never thought it’ll become such a mammoth of a success, esp in China. Thank you Sriram Raghavan sir. #Andhadhuncrosses 150 crores in China.”.
Earlier, on seeing the film’s success in China, Ayushmann Khurrana shared his excitement and said in statement, “It’s overwhelming and heart-warming to see the love and acclaim that AndhaDhun has been getting in China. As an artist, it is incredible to see my film cross over and get such fantastic reaction. I have always believed that films speak a universal language and it cuts across geographies and Sriram Raghavan’s vision, AndhaDhun, just proved it in a massive way in China. I’m thrilled to receive so much love from the Chinese audiences”.
Andhadhun is helmed by Sriram Raghavan, who earlier directed Badlapur and Johnny Gaddaar. He will next be seen in Dream Girl, which also stars Nushrat Bharucha.