Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, a industry legend who has delivered yet another classic, has posted a message on his social-media page thanking his audience for “one of the most passionate responses” he has ever received for his film.
“I am absolutely overwhelmed with all the love that Dangal has got. It is one of the most passionate responses I have ever received. I want to thank everyone for owning the film as their own. It’s the biggest compliment a creative person can receive. Thank you from the bottom of my heart. And thank you Nitesh sir. Love. a.”
Dangal has collected more than 350 crore at the domestic box office, making it the highest grosser of all time. Worldwide, the film has performed phenomenally well, collecting well over Rs 660 crore to become the 2nd highest worldwide grosser of all time after Aamir’s own film ‘PK’.
Released in theatres on 23 December 2016, Dangal was directed by Nitesh Tiwari.