Salman Khan’s Dabangg 3 becomes his 15th consecutive film to cross Rs 100 crore mark
'Dabangg 3' has become Salman Khan's 15th consecutive film to cross Rs 100 crore mark at the box office.
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan seems to have charted yet another milestone of having 15 consecutive movies to cross Rs 100 crore mark at the box office. The milestone comes with Dabangg 3, which has recently crossed Rs 100 crore at the box office making Khan the only Bollywood actor to have 15 consecutive Hindi movies which has earned over INR 100 crore.
Slaman Khan’s new release Dabangg 3 hit the theaters on 20th December 2019 and it opened to positive and earned Rs 24.5 crore on its first day. The box office collection of Dabangg 3 is badly affected by the nationwide ongoing protest against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and NRC.
Salman Khan and Kiccha Sudeep starrer witnessed a strong growth on 25 December (Christmas) and it earned Rs 15.50 crore nett. As of now, Dabangg 3 has minted Rs 107 crore nett, reported BoxOfficeIndia.
Informing about the milestone, the official Twitter handle of Salman Khan Films (SKF) wrote. “#Dabangg3 becomes Salman Khan’s 15th consecutive film to cross 100 crores! 5th Day Collection: 12 Cr* Total Collection: 103.85 Cr*
#Dabangg3 becomes Salman Khan’s 15th consecutive film to cross 100 crores!
5th Day Collection: 12 Cr*
Total Collection: 103.85 Cr*
— Salman Khan Films (@SKFilmsOfficial) December 25, 2019
For the unversed, Dabangg 3 is the third film in the massive franchise which sees Salman play a character called Chulbul Pandey, a cop who doesn’t believe in playing by the rules. The film also stars Sonakshi Sinha, who reprises her role as Rajjo (wife of Chulbul), newcomer Saiee Manjrekar and Kannada star Sudeep. The film also stars Pramod Khanna, brother of late Vinod Khanna, as Chulbul’s father, a role made popular by the late actor.
Meanwhile, Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor Khan’s film Good Newwz, which will hit the screens on December 27, can give a very tough competition to Dabangg 3.