Raj Mehta’s film Jagjag Jio, starring Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani in lead roles, released last week. The family entertainer is receiving a great response from the critics as well as the audience. Positive word of mouth translated well at the box office.
As per trade reports, the comedy-drama is doing well at the overseas box office as well. Reportedly, the film has mined around Rs 15 crore Over the opening weekend in overseas territory. With this, Jugjug Jio has become the third highest opening weekend collection overseas for a Hindi film, bringing families back to the theatres, post the pandemic.
Alia Bhatt’s Gangubai Kathiawadi secured the second spot, while Kartik Aaryan, Kiara Advani starrer Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 bagged the first position at the overseas box office in the first weekend.
It will be exciting to see how the film performs in the coming days as a single drop can affect the lifetime business of the film. Raj Mehta’s The comedy-drama has had an average weekend so far and if it goes well, it could have a great weekend resulting in an impressive second week.
Talking about Jugjug Jio, it revolves around two couples of different generations who are on the verge of divorce. It is produced by Dharma Productions and Viacom 18 Studios. Apart from Varun Dhawan and Kiara Advani, Anil Kapoor And the film also stars Neetu Kapoor. It also stars Maniesh Paul and marks the Bollywood debut of social media influencer-turned-actor Prajakta Kohli.