The Lion King eyes Rs 50 crore opening weekend at Indian box office; Super 30 earns Rs 88.90 cr

The Lion King is expected to cross the Rs 50 crore mark after its opening weekend in India

FP Staff July 21, 2019 13:53:03 IST
The Lion King eyes Rs 50 crore opening weekend at Indian box office; Super 30 earns Rs 88.90 cr

Jon Favreau's remake of the Disney classic The Lion King has been faring well in the Indian box office. After two days, the film has raked in a total of Rs 30.21 crore with its Saturday collections standing at Rs 19.15 crore. It's also expected to cross the Rs 50 crore mark after the opening weekend.

The Lion King stars Donald Glover, Beyonce, Billy Eichner, Seth Rogen, Chwitel Ejiofor and Keegan-Michael Key. Film trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the film's box office numbers.

Check out The Lion King's performance at the box office

One of its main competitors however is Hrithik Roshan's Super 30, based on mathematician Anand Kumar's life. Having released two weeks ago, Super 30's total haul stands at Rs 88.90 crore.

Check out Super 30's performance at the box office

As per data, the film has performed well in Mumbai, Delhi, Punjab and Mysore.

The film had earned Rs 80.36 crore till its second Friday.

Check out the figures

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