Director Shashanka Ghosh’s Veere Di Wedding has surprised everyone with its amazing collections at the box office. The female buddy comedy has raked in Rs 36.52 crore and with that, it has become third highest opening weekend grosser of Sonam Kapoor after Prem Ratan Dhan Payo and Pad Man.
Here’s the list of her top 10-weekend grosses:
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo – Rs 129.77 crore
Pad Man – Rs 40.05 crore
Veere Di Wedding – Rs 36.52 crore
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag – Rs 32.30 crore
I Hate Love Storys – 23 crore
Neerja – Rs 22.01 crore
Mausam – Rs 20.75 crore
Raanjhanaa – Rs 20.08 crore
Thank You – Rs 18.50 crore
Players – Rs 15.05 crore
By looking at the current trend, we are expecting the film to cross Rs 50 crore mark in its opening week at the box office. Despite being targeted to a limited audience, the film’s first-weekend business is higher than many Bollywood biggies like Raazi, Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety and many more.
Apart from India, it released in over 27 countries including Singapore, Australia, the US, South Africa, Canada and Japan. On foreign shores, it registered business of $1 million on an opening day. Veere Di Wedding” is co-produced by Rhea, Ekta Kapoor and Nikhil Dwivedi. The movie has drawn a lot of interest especially as it is Kareena Kapoor Khan’s first film since she became a mother, and Sonam Kapoor Ahuja’s first movie to release since her wedding. For Swara Bhasker, it is a different zone that she is stepping into and Shikha Talsania is making her debut with the project.