Khan would not have asked for more from his fans, as his
recently released Ek Tha Tiger is rocking at the Box
Office worldwide. What's interesting is that the Bollywood movie
has managed to pull the audience in Chennai where very rarely a
Hindi movie does good business.
Reports say that Ek Tha Tiger has been overwhelmingly
welcomed by the audience in Chennai. The movie, which is expected
to collect Rs 100 crore alone in the domestic market soon, has
crossed Rs 50 lakh mark in Tamil Nadu. If the traders are to be
believed, it has raked in Rs 53 lakhs in the state and Chennai is
having lion's share in it.
On the opening day, Ek Tha Tiger collected Rs 31.5
lakhs nett at Chennai Box Office, but the collections dipped in the
next two days. However, it managed to pull the audience in the
weekend again, claims a report. But the exact figure of the
collections of the extended first-weekend is yet to be
The Salman Khan starrer movie is distributed by Sathyam Cinema
in Tamil Nadu. It has released the film in 20 screens in Chennai
and a total of 45 screens in Tamil Nadu. In the recent times,
Shahrukh Khan's Ra.One and Akshay Kumar's Rowdy
Rathore (Hindi version of Siruthai), did notable
business at the Chennai Box Office.
Meanwhile, the movie has broken the first weekend collection of
Sallu's previous film Bodyguard, which had grossed Rs
85.50 crore in five day extended first weekend. It is expected to
collect Rs 200 crore by the end of next week.