The recently released Shah Rukh Khan and Nayanthara-starrer Jawan is creating box office records with every passing week. The film, which stars Khan in dual roles of father and son, has knocked off the Sunny Deol-starrer Gadar 2 as the highest grossing Hindi film.
Earlier, Gadar 2 edged out another Khan-starrer Pathaan, which released earlier this year, as it bagged the title for the highest grossing Hindi film ever.
Jawan has now earned Rs 525.5 crore in the Hindi circuit, as per trade analyst Taran Adarsh. As of now Gadar 2 stands at Rs 524.75 crore. Adarsh took to his X, and wrote, “#Jawan crosses *lifetime biz* of #Gadar2 and #Pathaan #Hindi in #India… Now HIGHEST GROSSING FILM in #Hindi in #India #SRK features in Top 3 HIGHEST GROSSING FILMS #Hindi: #Pathaan (No 3) and #Jawan (No 1) (Week 3) Fri 7.10 cr, Sat 11.50 cr, Sun 13.90 cr, Mon 4.90 cr, Tue 4.40 cr, Wed 4.45 cr, Thu 5.81 cr. Total: ₹ 525.50 cr. #Hindi. #India biz. #Boxoffice”.
In another tweet he mentioned, “Jawan is an all time blockbuster. Jawan biz at a glance… Tamil and Telugu versions… Week 1: Rs 43.35 crore (8 days). Week 2: Rs 11.60 crore. Week 3: Rs 3.87 crore. Total: Rs 58.82 crore Indian biz.”
Khan is on a record breaking spree with two consecutive hits, Pathaan and Jawan, the actor is gearing up for his third release of the year with Rajkumar Hirani’s Dunki, releasing on December 22.