Smashing several box office records, Golmaal Again, has now achieved yet another distinction, grossing worldwide box office collections of Rs. 203 crore (US$ 31.2 million) in the first week of release.
The movie now enters Week 2 of release, poised to become the highest grossing Bollywood film of the year 2017.
The Producer and Director of the film, Rohit Shetty, said, “We waited more than 7 years for the right subject to take the Golmaal franchise forward. What we have achieved is very exciting and humbling, all thanks to the love showered upon us by fans across the globe.”
Shibasish Sarkar, COO, Reliance Entertainment commented, “Golmaal Again has been an incredible journey for all of us. Our friend and partner, Rohit Shetty and his team, have outperformed every benchmark, and we are delighted with their unprecedented success.”
Golmaal Again, the fourth part in the Golmaal series released worldwide this Diwali on October 20. The ensemble cast includes Ajay Devgn, Parineeti Chopra, Arshad Warsi, Tusshar Kapoor, Shreyas Talpade, Kunal Kemmu and Tabu.
The film is presented by Reliance Entertainment in association with Manglmurti films and Rohit Shetty Picturez.
Reliance Group, led by Anil D. Ambani, is among India’s major business houses, with a leadership position in telecommunications, power, infrastructure, financial services, and media and entertainment. The Group has over 250 million customers, serving 1 in every 5 Indians and has over 8 million shareholders, amongst the largest in the world.
Reliance Entertainment is the media and entertainment arm of Reliance Group and is engaged in the creation and distribution of content across film, television, digital and gaming platforms.
Internationally, Reliance Entertainment has partnered since 2009 with iconic film producer and director, Steven Spielberg, in the formation of DreamWorks Studios, and thereafter, Amblin Partners.
This relationship has produced several highly successful films such as The Help, War Horse, Lincoln, The Hundred Foot Journey, The Girl on the Train, Office Christmas Party and A Dog’s Purpose. Reliance Entertainment is releasing “Thank You For Your Service” in November, 2017 and also Steven Spielberg directed “The Post” starring Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep on January 12th, 2018.