Box Office Fighter: Siddharth Anand equals Rajkumar Hirani, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Kabir Khan for having 4 films in Rs. 100 Crore Club: Bollywood Box Office


Filmmaker Siddharth Anand is currently known as the action stuntman. But he began as a romantic comedy director with films like Salaam Namaste (2005), Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008) and Anjaana Anjaani (2010) along with a film about family struggles in the form of Ta Ra Ron Pum (2007).

But as soon as he focused his interest on the stock, it reached Rs. 100 crore mark every time. It started with Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif as the leads. explosion explosion, which went on to earn Rs. 181.03 crores. This was followed by the Hrithik and Tiger Shroff starrer. War, which became one of the biggest hits as it accumulated Rs. 318.01 crore.

But Siddharth struck gold with his next release. Pathan in 2023. The stakes were high, including Shah Rukh Khan's return after four years following a series of non-starring roles. The film surpassed expectations and became the first to not only surpass Rs. 400 Crores Club, but won an unprecedented amount of Rs. 543.05 crores.

With his latest release Fighter, starring Hrithik and Deepika Padukone for the first time, reached Rs. 100 crores are reached for the fourth time and that too consecutively. The film, also starring Anil Kapoor, Akshay Oberoi and Karan Singh Grover, has so far earned Rs. 137.35 crores and is still playing in theatres.

Through Fighter, Siddharth Anand also matched Rajkumar Hirani, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Kabir Khan with four films in the Rs. 100 Crore Club. Hirani has reached the three-figure mark in his films 3 idiots, PACKAGE, sanju and Dunki. For Bhansali, it is Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ram Leela, Bajirao Mastani, Padmaavat and Gangubai Kathiawadi. Kabir Khan's four films at Rs. 100 Crore Club Includes Ek Tha Tiger, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Light tube and 83.

The above-mentioned four filmmakers jointly share the second position when it comes to the highest number of films in the Rs. 100 Crore Club. The first position is occupied only by Rohit Shetty, who has reached Rs. 100 Crores Club up to 9 times!

Top 5 Filmmakers with Four or More Films in Rs. 100 Crore Club:

Rohit Shetty – 9 deliveries

Siddharth Anand – 4 releases

Rajkumar Hirani – 4 releases

Sanjay Leela Bhansali – 4 releases

Kabir Khan – 4 releases

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