'Bol Bachchan' joins 100 crore club
Published Jul 28 2012, 12:43 BST | By Steven Baker Bol Bachchan
has become the latest Bollywood film to join the 100 crore club.
The project matches the previous box office success of Ajay Devgn and Rohit Shetty
's Golmaal 3
, which also passed the 100 crore mark.
The comedy achieved an opening weekend of Rs 43.10 crore in India, leading to a total of Rs 66.81 crore in its first week.
The film, which openened worldwide with 2,700 prints, marks the first time actor Abhishek Bachchan has delivered a hit of this size.
Presented by Fox Star Studios and produced by Ajay Devgn Films and Shree Ashtavinayak Cinevision, the movie is said to have been well-received by both multiplexes and single screen audiences.
Lead actors Devgn and Bachchan are thought to be planning a success party when Amitabh Bachchan returns from London, where he had been selected to run with the Olympic torch
Watch the trailer for Bol Bachchan