Salman Khan’s latest release has rewritten history. The action blockbuster, directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, has collected Rs 320.32 crore at the box office. By doing so it has come neck to neck with the actor’s highest grosser of all time, a record previously held by Kabir Khan directed Bajrangi Bhaijaan. After today’s collection, Tiger Zinda Hai will beat Bajrangi Bhaijaan. Tiger Zinda Hai collected Rs 1.46 on last Friday, which was its 21st day of running in the theatres. Trade
Talking about the huge success of the film Salman Khan has earlier said, “For us, it is the audiences love and reactions that matter the most, and we feel overwhelmed with the love that Tiger Zinda Hai has garnered. I am grateful to one and all for treating this film as their own, the response has been truly endearing. Tiger Zinda Hai is my second film with Ali Abbas Zafar, and I am looking forward to working with him again.” Also Read: Even Tiger Zinda Hai and Baahubali 2’s box office success could NOT save Bollywood in 2017; here’s why we say so)
While we are talking about the success of and numbers crunched by the Tiger Zinda Hai, how can we not talk about Katrina Kaif. She owes just as much credit for the film as Salman and Ali. In fact, her action sequences in the film were just as engaging and entertaining. Salman and Katrina teamed up for the first time in five long years and their pairing is yet another reason that drew the audience to the theatres.
Director Ali Abbas Zafar’s directorial venture currently holds the seventh position after Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, Dangal, PK, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Sultan and Dhoom 3 in the list of top worldwide grossers of all time. Let us see what record will the film break next. Stay tuned to BollywoodLife for more updates on Tiger Zinda Hai.