Kamal Haasan’s latest offering, Vikram, is dominating the box office. On its second Friday, the film grossed Rs 11 crores, taking its running total to around Rs 175 crores in eight days. The film’s second weekend business is expected to comfortably top Rs 40 crore, which will see it top Rs. 200 crore on Sunday. As the film rang the cash register at the box office, superstar Chiranjeevi Konidela marked the film’s success by hosting Kamal Haasan for dinner at home.
That’s not all, the two superstars were joined by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan. Chiranjeevi presented a shawl and flowers to Kamal Haasan. Salman Khan, who looked dapper in a blue shirt, was also seen holding a bouquet of flowers. The trio smiled for the photos as they posed for the cameras.
Sharing the photos on Twitter, Chiranjeevi tweeted: “Absolute joy celebrating and honoring my dearest old friend @ikamalhaasan for the spectacular success of #Vikram with my dearest Sallu Bhai @BeingSalmanKhan @Dir_Lokesh and his team at my house last night. What an intense and thrilling film this is!! Well done my friend!! More power to you!”
This weekend, Vikram crossed Rs 100 crores in Tamil Nadu over the weekend and with a total of Rs 105 crores, it is now the tenth highest turnover ever in the state, eliminating Petta of the top ten. The film is expected to rise in rank throughout the weekend. He is bound to make it through Chapter 2 of KGF this weekend and will beat Beast to become the biggest wholesaler of the year in the state, with a good chance of going all-time top five ahead of Viswasam. .
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