The earlier films to have achieved this feat are Shah Rukh Khan's 'Pathaan' and Sunny Deol's 'Gadar 2'
And, its ‘Jawan’ time again. By now, everyone knows about the fact that, ever since the time the Shah Rukh Khan starrer ‘Jawan’ had got released, it has been breaking one record after the other. The USP of the records broken so far has been its speed at which the film has been breaking records one after the other and that too in such a consistent manner. For all the ‘Jawan’ fans, here is yet another piece of information that will surely bring smile on your faces.
The update is that, the Shah Rukh Khan and Nayanthara starrer film ‘Jawan’ is now all set to create yet another record at the box-office. And the record that the film will be achieving this time is that, it will be becoming the first ever Bollywood film to surpass the magical figure of Rs. 500 crores at the box-office.
The well known trade analyst Taran Adarsh had taken to social media and posted stating, “500 NOT OUT… #Jawan will cruise past ₹ 500 cr mark TODAY [third Sun]… #SRK’s second film to cross ₹ 500 cr in 2023, after #Pathaan. Third #Hindi film to cross ₹ 500 cr in 2023, after #Pathaan and #Gadar2. Week 3] Fri 7.10 cr, Sat 11.50 cr. Total: ₹ 492.04 cr. #Hindi. #India biz. #Boxoffice Note: Nett BOC.”.
Readers may note that, once ‘Jawan’ achieves the record of surpassing the figure of Rs. 500 crores at the box office, it will be Shah Rukh Khan’s second film to be doing so. The superstar’s first film was ‘Pathaan’. Prior to this feat that will be achieved by ‘Jawan’, there are only two films to have done so, These two films include Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Pathaan’ and Sunny Deol’s ‘Gadar 2’.
As for ‘Jawan’, besides Shah Rukh Khan and Nayanthara, it also stars a host of other stars including Vijay Sethupathi in an important role and the stunning Deepika Padukone in a cameo. The film also stars Priyamani, Sanya Malhotra, Sunil Grover, Riddhi Dogra, Sanjeeta Bhattacharya, Girija Oak, Lehar Khan, Aaliyah Qureishi, and others.