Good going, Rani Mukerji! The actress' new film Hichki
has completed five days at the theatres and made it to the Rs 20 crore mark, reported trade analyst Taran Adarsh. Hichki
appears to be pretty consistent on the box office report card, observed Mr Adarsh. "Hichki
is rock steady," he Instagrammed. Hichki
entered the week with Rs 2.40 crores on Monday and fetched Rs 2.35 crores on Tuesday. Released across 961 screens in India, Hichki
's highest single-day score was Rs 6.70 crores while Saturday was also somewhat similar with Rs 5.35 crores. Here's a detailed day-wise report of Hichki
, as provided by Taran Adarsh: "Fri 3.30 cr, Sat 5.35 cr, Sun 6.70 cr, Mon 2.40 cr, Tue 2.35 cr. Total: Rs 20.10 cr [961 screens]. India biz."
Ahead of its release, special screenings of Hichki
were enjoyed by Rani's co-stars from Bollywood. Aamir Khan, Sushmita Sen, Karan Johar, Madhuri Dixit,Urmila Matondkar and Shilpa Shetty all shared their review of the film on Twitter. Anil Kapoor was one of the first ones
to say that Rani is his new 'favourite teacher' now: "Watched Hichki last night and absolutely loved it! The whole team has done an exceptional job especially the kids and Neeraj Kabi! And Rani you are my new favourite teacher! Your performance has left me speechless!"
Rani Mukerji plays a teacher named Naina, who suffers from Tourette Syndrome in Hichki
, which is her comeback film after four years. Directed by Siddharth P Malhotra, Hichki
is co-produced by Yash Raj Films and Maneesh Sharma.