Chennai Express is now the biggest hit of 2013, as the Rohit Shetty entertainer nudged ahead of Ranbir Kapoor’s Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani today. The film is also the biggest ever grosser in circuits like Tamilnadu / Kerala, Nizam / Andhra, Mysore and West Bengal.
What that also means is, Chennai Express is now the 3rd biggest grosser of all time behind Ek Tha Tiger (199 cr) and 3 Idiots (202 cr).
The Shahrukh Khan – Deepika Padukone starrer had a good day at the box office today (Raksha Bandhan) and should cross the 200 crore mark when the final collections come in.
Top 5 biggest hits of 2013
- Chennai Express
- Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
- Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
- Race 2
- Aashiqui 2