Aamir Khan's PK has grossed a whopping Rs 557 crore worldwide, says a report from box-office website Koimoi.com. The makes PK, according to the report, the highest ever Bollywood grosser, overtaking Dhoom 3's Rs 542 crore tally.
PK's collections were buoyed by Rs 134 crore earnings from overseas market, says the report. Now, with PK still continuing its good run at the box office, it could "easily touch the 600 crore worldwide mark and create a history soon!" the report said.
"As per box office numbers, Aamir is clearly the global #1 star, leading with Dhoom3 & PK in top positions, in both home and overseas markets," trade analyst Girish Johar had earlier said in a Twitter message.
First film by director Rajkumar Hirani in five years, PK has a star-studded cast, which includes Anushka Sharma, Sanjay Dutt and Sushant Singh Rajput.
Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films, in association with Disney India, had released PK on December 19 and since then it has been soaring high at the box office both in India and abroad.
Speaking on the success of film, Amrita Pandey, VP and head of marketing and distribution (studios) at Disney India said, "PK has performed exceptionally well in India and many international markets, and with each day of its theatrical run, the movie is setting new benchmarks in many countries." (With Agency Inputs)