Nitesh Kumar Sahoo

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan ’s Pathaan has been roaring at the box office and scripting new records. The success story of Pathaan at the worldwide box office has stunned many. And now, the action-packed spy movie has engraved another milestone. 

Pathaan has become the second Hindi movie to breach Rs 1000-crore mark with its global box office gross collection.

Moreover, with this remarkable achievement, the movie also has exceeded the Rs 500-crore mark in India.

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Pathaan, also starring Deepika Padukone and John Abraham in pivotal roles, released on January 25. The movie had the highest-opening day collections. The movie is still running successfully in theatres across the globe.

Pathaan scripted several new records throughout its successful journey. And now, the feat of breaching the Rs 1000 crore mark has elated Hindi movie lovers as well as the fans of SRK, Deepika and John. 

With Pathaan, SRK made a glorious comeback to the silver screen after four years. While the action-packed movie entertained movie lovers across generations, Salman Khan’s extended cameo proved icing on the cake. 

Apart from that, some other reports suggest, Pathaan will release in Bangladesh on February 24. This will be the first Bollywood movie that will release in the neighbouring country after eight years, following a ban on Bollywood movies.

While fans are celebrating the new milestone achieved by Pathaan, the excitement is quite obvious for Pathaan 2, as teased by the director Siddharth Anand and SRK himself.

Even fans are waiting eagerly to witness Pathaan aka SRK’s extended cameo in Sallu’s upcoming Tiger 3, which also stars Katrina Kaif and Emraan Hashmi in the lead.

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Notably, Pathaan is the fourth film in the YRF spy universe after Salman and Katrina-starrer Ek Tha Tiger (2012) and Tiger Zinda Hai (2017), and Hrithik Roshan's War (2019). 

While excitement for Tiger 3 is high, it is speculated that Hrithik, SRK and Sallu might feature together in a single movie, touted as the biggest-ever action movie of Indian cinema.