MUMBAI: A new bollywood movie Shamitabh has grossed approximately Rs 3.50 crore nett on day 1.
The report further states that the film’s collection is expected to grow over the weekend. The collection in Mumbai was approximately Rs 1.25 crore nett, and in Delhi/UP it grossed Rs 60 lakh nett, states the report.
Further giving a break-up of the figures, the Boxofficeindia report states that Shamitabh has grossed Rs 30 lakh nett in East Punjab and Rs 35 lakh nett in Mysore.
Shamitabh brings together the hit jodi of Amitabh Bachchan and R Balki. The film also stars popular actor Dhanush, who has impressed all with his performance in Raanjhanaa.
The title of the film has a interesting trivia in itself. Shamitabh is made up with the last two letter of Dhanush’s name and the first name of Mr Bachchan.
Shamitabh also marks the Bollywood debut of Kamal Haasan’s younger daughter – Akshara.