After a long wait, Rohit Shetty directorial Simmba finally hit the screens on December 28 and turned out to be the biggest opener for film’s male lead Ranveer Singh. The action-drama opened to whopping Rs 20.72 crore on its day one. Continuing its magic at the box-office, Simmba earned Rs 23.33 crore on the second day taking the total collection to Rs 44.05 crore.
As per the trade gurus, Simmba will easily be crossing the 70 crore mark over the weekend as today’ trend remains super strong too. Ranveer Singh even spoke about the film’s success in an official statement. He said, “It is an incredibly humbling moment for me. As an artiste, I have always tried to experiment, and I am happy that my content choices are being loved by audiences who want to see me break my mould every single time I come on screen.”
Helmed by Rohit Shetty, Simmba stars Sara Ali Khan and Ranveer Singh in the lead. The film also stars Sonu Sood, Siddhartha Jadhav and Ashutosh Rana in important roles.