Irrfan’s ‘Inferno’ gets a thumbs up
Hollywood film Inferno, which stars Oscar-winning Tom Hanks and Indian actor Irrfan Khan, amassed Rs 9.08 crore during its opening weekend.
Inferno released in India on Friday - two weeks before it opens in the US. It released across 1025 screens (all India) in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu languages.
According to a statement, the film, released by Sony Pictures Entertainment India, has grossed Rs 9.08 crore till now. Vivek Krishnani, Managing Director - SPE Films India Pvt Ltd, India, is elated with the response.
“We are delighted with the performance of the film. ‘Inferno’ is number 1 in India as well as international markets this past weekend. With Irrfan, who is our own homegrown talent playing a pivotal role, it is a recognition of Indian actors on a global platform.” he said.“Inferno” delivered a powerful $50 million this weekend at the overseas box opening in 53 markets and holding the number one position in 45 markets.