Badrinath Ki Dulhania has emerged the biggest opener in overseas for Varun Dhawan and is the first to cross $2 million in the first weekend for Varun Dhawan outside Dilwale. The Overseas business is set to go around to $2.50 million and Worldwide total will be close to 75 crore which is also a record for Varun Dhawan beating the 72 crore of ABCD 2.
The film has beaten the figures of established stars like Akshay Kumar and Hrithik Roshan in both of the big western markets of US / Canada and United Kingdom. In US / Canada it is the second biggest opener of the year with around $825,000 beating Jolly LLB 2 which was in second place. In united Kingdom it has beaten Kaabil with around £200,000.
However in Gulf it is lower than Kaabil and a little less than Jolly LLB 2. Raees remains the top opener in all markets by a distance. Jolly LLB 2 had grossed $2.53 million and Kaabil was $2.37 million and Badrinath Ki Dulhania has the same range despite younger stars. The top Varun Dhawan openers in Overseas are as follows.
1. Badrinath Ki Dulhania - $2.50 million apprx
2. Dishoom - $1.97 million
3. ABCD 2 - $1.45 million
4. Badlapur $1.05 million
5. Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania - $1.04 million