'Jab Harry Met Sejal' box office collection day 1: SRK-Anushka starrer earned 16.5 crore on first day
Updated On : 05 Aug 2017,05:41 PM
'Jab Harry met Sejal' starring Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma in the lead roles released on Friday worldwide has earned the 16.5 crores on its opening day. The film opened over across 3200 screens and is believed to be one of the lowest earnings. Shah Rukh Khan last released Raees earned 20 crores on its opening day.
The film is sharing the space with the thriller 'Gurgaon' and the one-week old 'Mubarakan'. However, trade analyst expects the collection will rise over the weekend.
As Shah Rukh Khan's last three releases were unable to hit the box office. This time Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma visited on sets of several daily soap operas and reality show to promote its upcoming romantic flick.
Notably, JHMS has received mixed reviews from the audience so far. 'Jab Harry Met Sejal' happens to be King Khan's first collaboration with renowned director Imtiaz Ali.
Also starring Anushka Sharma in the lead, the story revolves around a Gujarati girl and a Punjabi tour guide who are on a quest to for a lost ring en route the locales of Europe.
Interestingly, Anushka has shared the screen space with SRK for the third time in 'Jab Harry Met Sejal'. Their previous movies 'Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi' and 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' made a good business at the box office and same is being expected from JHMS.