- Dangal earned Rs. 382.69 crore in 10 days at the Chinese box office
- Aamir Khan's Dangal first premiered in China at the Beijing Film Festival
- Dangal opened across 9,000 screens in China on May 5
#Dangal collects an EARTH-SHATTERING $ 32.60 mn / 208.84 cr in *Weekend 2* in China... UNPRECEDENTED... Weekend 2 data follows...— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 15, 2017
#Dangal - CHINA - Week 2 [updated]...— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 15, 2017
Fri: $ 6.21 mn
Sat: $ 13.86 mn
Sun: $ 12.53 mn
10-day total: $ 59.74 million [ 382.69 cr]
Dangal opened across 9,000 screens in China. The film earned over Rs. 200 crore in China within first week of its release, thereby emerging as the highest-grossing Indian film in China beating the record of Aamir Khan's 2014 film PK. Rajkumar Hirani's PK had collected a total of Rs.123 crore in the country.
Dangal, directed by Nitesh Tiwari, is based on the real-life story of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat (played by Aamir Khan), who taught wrestling to his daughters - Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari. Actresses Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra portrayed the role of the Phogat sisters. The film also featured Sakshi Tanwar as wife of Mahavir Singh Phogat.
Aamir Khan's Dangal first premiered in China at the Beijing Film Festival.