Released on December 18, ‘Dilwale’ had become the highest collecting film in Singapore (only Bollywood film to cross Singapore $ 1 million), South Africa, Netherlands, Malaysia (6 times bigger than the last highest grosser), West Indies & Jordan.
Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Pakistan are also among the countries that saw the highest opening weekend for a Bollywood film with Dilwale.
Pakistan and Australia saw trends of a different kind, where Dilwale became the 3rd film ever to cross $ 2 million and the first ever SRK film to cross AUD 1 million, respectively.
While in UK, which is one of the biggest overseas markets for Bollywood films, it had collections, which were unbelievable. UK crossed GBP 1 million in just five days and it was the fourth SRK film to cross GBP 2 million. Only seven films have done it so far.
Only 16 films so far have crossed $10 million overseas, in which SRK has 9 films, which shows the reach and following the mega star enjoys worldwide.
The movie also featured budding B -Town actors Kriti Sanon and Varun Dhawan in lead roles.
Source : INDIAN EXPRESS