Back home, Baahubali 2 beat previous record holder, Aamir Khan-starrer Dangal, which had earned a total of Rs 79 crore.
While he was shooting for "Baahubali 2", another big fat endorsement offer worth Rs 10 Crore had the come the actor's way, which he turned down without any qualms. The first part had done a business of Rs 115.56 crore nett in the second week and the second part has shown a growth of 25% in the numbers.
SS Rajamouli has indeed made Baahubali The Conclusion the first pan-India film and its box office collection is in no mood to slow down. On Friday, the film earned Rs 9.50 crore, reports Box Office India. A Telugu film dubbed in Hindi becoming the highest-grossing Hindi film is an unexpected feat.
The competition from new releases hasn't made any difference to Baahubali 2 [Hindi] as it has marched on pretty undeterred. International Workers' Day holiday on May 1 ensured that the movie retained good viewership and the flick ended its first week collection at Rs 62 crore with a net income of Rs 51.2 crore. Ramya Krishna who was seen in a crucial role as Sivagami brought a lot of twists and turns to the story and was paid Rs.2.5 crores. The Hindi version of "Baahubali 2" has created a historic record after entering the 400 crore club. True, this so-called third installment (which doesn't exist as of now) has been one of the most discussed topics on social media ever since "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion" was released.