‘M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story’ second highest opener of 2016, collects Rs. 21.3 Crore on first day



Like the cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni, even his biopic “M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story” has emerged as a winner. The Sushant Singh Rajput-starrer has raked in Rs. 21.3 Crore on its debut day, making it the second highest opener of 2016.


Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to announce the news and wrote: #MSDhoniTheUntoldStory takes a THUNDEROUS start on Day 1… Emerges the 2nd HIGHEST OPENER of 2016… Fri ₹ 21.30 cr. India biz.


He later tweeted: #MSDhoniTheUntoldStory is the BIGGEST OPENER in the biopic genre… Sat and Sun biz should add to a FABULOUS total. India biz.


Sushant’s performance in the movie is commendable. You can feel that the actor has given his heart and soul to the movie. There are scenes where he looks exactly like Dhoni.


“M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story” also features Anupam Kher, Kiara Advani, Bhumika Chawla and Disha Patani.


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