`Happy New Year` : A happy collection at Box-Office

Shah Rukh Khan's midas touch this Diwali has done the trick once again. The SRK starrer `Happy New Year` which released on October 24 has raked in a gross total of over Rs 250 crore worldwide, reports suggest.

By Anindita Dev | Updated: Oct 31, 2014, 09:26 AM IST
`Happy New Year` : A happy collection at Box-Office

New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan's midas touch this Diwali has done the trick once again. The SRK starrer `Happy New Year` which released on October 24 has raked in a gross total of over Rs 250 crore worldwide, reports suggest.

According to news reports, the total collection of `HNY` stands as Rs 197 crore (or Rs 136.86 crore net) in the domestic market and combined with its overseas total of Rs 58.50 crore, its gross total now stands at Rs 255.50 crore, 

The movie also broke all records by earning over Rs 44 crore on the opening day itself. It was released in 40 countries across various international markets and opened with approximately USD 8.1 million (Rs 50 Cr apprx). This is the second biggest opening for any Bollywood film with many key territories yet to open.

Directed by Farah Khan and produced by Red Chillies Entertainments Pvt. Ltd, 'HNY' also stars Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood, Boman Irani and Vivaan Shah.