Shah Rukh Khan led Jawan, directed by Atlee Kumar and co-starring Nayanthara, Vijay Sethupathi, Deepika Padukone, Sanjay Dutt and others, today (26) entered the coveted Rs 500 crore nett Hindi club in India.
It has become only the third Bollywood film to do a business of over Rs 500 crore in Hindi after Pathaan and Gadar 2, pinkvilla.com reported.
Jawan piped the magical figure on its 20th theatrical day, compared to Gadar 2 which managed it in 26 days and Pathaan which managed it in 32 days.
Jawan has vital contributions from its dubbed versions and the 20 day total of the film stands at around Rs 560 crores nett in India and around Rs 1025 crores gross worldwide.
Shah Rukh Khan opened the Rs 500 crore club for Bollywood films with Pathaan and now the industry has three Rs 500 crore Hindi grossers, in a span of just 8 months.
The year has a number of really anticipated releases which have the potential to crack the number.
It has been a defining year for the Hindi Film Industry with Shah Rukh Khan leading the charge and his most awaited film yet, Dunki, is expected to end the year for the actor, on a triumphant note.