'Krrish 3' box office collections at Rs 255 cr, guns for Shah Rukh Khan's Chennai Express

Written by Divya Goyal | New Delhi | Updated: Nov 28 2013, 02:28am hrs
Krrish 3 collectionsBox office collections: 'Krrish 3' is third to join Rs 200 cr club after Aamir Khan's '3 Idiots', Shah Rukh Khan's 'Chennai Express'.
Bollywood superhero franchise 'Krrish 3' starring Hrithik Roshan in lead role continues to rise in the Rs 200-crore club with its box office collections and now seeks to put in shade Shah Rukh Khan's (SRK) Chennai Express.

After becoming the fastest movie to enter the Rs 200 crore club, Krrish 3 has managed to collect a whopping Rs 255 crore worldwide in mere 12 days.

'Krrish 3' box office collections logged approximately Rs 5 crore on November 12 bringing total to a whopping Rs 216 crore in the domestic market alone. And including the overseas numbers, the movie has done a business of Rs 255 crore (as of November 12).

Third film in the series, 'Krrish 3' created history by registering the highest box office collections ever on a single day, Monday Rs 35.91 cr.

'Krrish 3' is the third to join the elite Rs 200 crore club after Aamir Khan's '3 Idiots' and Shah Rukh Khan's 'Chennai Express'.

'Rakesh Roshan's directorial venture 'Krrish 3' had entered the Rs 200 crore club on the seventh day of its release while 'Chennai Express' touched this mark after 2 weeks.

However, Shah Rukh Khan's 'Chennai Express' still retains its spot as the fastest film to reach the Rs 100 crore mark in just 4 days.

On the fifth day of its release, 'Krrish 3' had already entered Bollywood's elite Rs 100 crore club.

'Krrish 3' has also beaten the lifetime collection of 'Ek Tha Tiger' and '3 Idiots', thus becoming the second highest grosser of all time after 'Chennai Express'.

Way to go Krrish!