2.0 had GROSS of 362 crore apprx in India in seven days with the Hindi markets contributing around 47% of the all India business. This should eventually go over to around 50%. The contribution of Bahubali - The conclusion was 46% for the Hindi markets but that is because the home market of Bahubali - The Conclusion (Andhra) has bigger potential than the home market of 2.0 (Tamil Nadu)
If the film is right than the Hindi markets do add to these South Indian films. Only five South Indian films have crossed 300 crore worldwide and all have Hindi releases. Obviously the South films cant be the normal films about a youth in Hyderabad or Chennai be it action or love story genre but if the scale is bigger and does not give the feel of regionality then there is potential for business in Hindi markets.
2.0 will hit the 500 crore mark worldwide it its extended first week with figures standing at 480 crore apprx in seven days. The break down of the India GROSS business in week one is as follows.
Hindi Markets - 170 crore (including Tamil and Telugu versions playing in Hindi circuits)
Tamil Nadu - 75 crore
Nizam / Andhra - 64 crore (Not including Marathawada which is a part of this circuit for the regular Hindi film. For this film Marathawada has been put in Hindi markets).
Karnataka - 36 crore
Kerala - 17 crore
TOTAL - 362 crore
The ratios are as follows
Hindi Markets - 46.96%
Tamil Nadu - 20.72%
Nizam / Andhra - 17.68%
Karnataka - 9.94%
Kerala - 4.70%