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Breaking News: Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Jawan’ Emerges as Bollywood’s Quickest ₹300 Crore Earner on Day 6

ByNishat Manzar

Sep 13, 2023

On the sixth day of its cinematic journey, ‘Jawan,’ the latest blockbuster helmed by renowned director Atlee and produced by Red Chillies Entertainment, made a colossal mark in the annals of Bollywood history. Shah Rukh Khan, the King of Bollywood, once again proved his box office prowess as ‘Jawan’ thundered its way into the record books. This action-packed thriller soared past the ₹300 crore milestone, setting an unprecedented pace.

The cinematic juggernaut, ‘Jawan,’ showed no signs of slowing down, with fans and critics alike eagerly awaiting its performance on the seventh day of release, where it was poised to enter the exclusive ₹350 crore club in India.

As the numbers rolled in, ‘Jawan’ raked in a staggering ₹27.22 crore net on its sixth day, a testament to its unrelenting popularity among Indian audiences. Early estimates hinted at another mammoth collection of ₹21.50 crore net on Day 7, further solidifying its box office dominance.

The cumulative earnings of ‘Jawan’ across all languages in India, currently standing at ₹346.30 crore, left no room for doubt regarding its status as a cinematic phenomenon. While occupancy figures remained undisclosed, the film achieved an overall occupancy rate of 26.28% in the Hindi language alone on Tuesday, a reflection of its widespread appeal.

Renowned film industry analyst Sumit Kadel declared that ‘Jawan’ had broken global barriers by crossing the ₹600 crore mark worldwide on Tuesday, an astonishing achievement by any measure. He couldn’t help but express his awe, declaring, “Another HUGE DAY for this #ShahRukhKhan starrer.”

Notably, ‘Jawan’ etched its name in Bollywood history as the fastest film to soar past the ₹300 crore milestone within just six days of release, leaving Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Pathaan’ as the runner-up, achieving the feat in seven days.

This cinematic marvel hit theaters on September 7, captivating audiences in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu versions. The film featured a star-studded ensemble, including the likes of Nayanthara and Vijay Sethupathi, sharing the screen with the inimitable Shah Rukh Khan. Deepika Padukone delivered a stellar performance in a special role as Shah Rukh’s mother, adding depth to the narrative. The film also featured Priyamani, Sanya Malhotra, Lehar Khan, Sanjeeta Bhattacharya, and Ridhi Dogra, contributing to its appeal.

Shah Rukh Khan, humbled by the overwhelming success of ‘Jawan,’ expressed his heartfelt gratitude to the fans via social media, urging them to share their experiences and moments of joy from the theaters.

The film’s triumph resonated far and wide, with celebrities such as Anupam Kher, Akshay Kumar, and Ameesha Patel taking to social media to shower accolades upon Shah Rukh Khan for this monumental achievement.

 As fans eagerly anticipate his next venture, ‘Dunki,’ directed by the acclaimed Rajkumar Hirani and featuring Taapsee Pannu, it’s evident that Shah Rukh Khan’s reign in the world of cinema is far from over.