DELHI: Eros International Media Ltd has announced an
opening weekend collection of Rs 134 million worldwide
for Vicky Donor.
Shoojit Sircars light hearted take at the taboo
attached to infertility and artificial insemination
has grossed over Rs 114 million in India (net ollection:
Rs 79.3 million) and Rs 20 million overseas.
by Eros International and JA Entertainment, Vicky Donor
is actor John Abrahams foray as a producer. The
film released across 600 plus screens worldwide on 20
April and has done especially well in metros.
senior VP-Distribution-India Nandu Ahuja said, We
are very happy with the audience as well as critics
reactions to Vicky Donor. Sundays collections
showed a 91% jump over Friday figures. The film created
a positive buzz right from the launch of its trailer
and has delivered on audience expectations. With its
unusual subject, characters and dialogues, we are
hoping for repeat viewings and a promising run at
the box office".
Eros International Plc president marketing
Pranab Kapadia, This is an encouraging response
films don't find much favour with audiences in the
Box office performances like this will give a platform
for other small
but high concept films to release.
Donor marks Eros Internationals synergy with
John Abrahams JA
Entertainment, Rising Sun Films and Rampage Motion
Pictures. The film
stars veteran actor Annu Kapoor along with debutants
Khurrana and Yami Gautam. Supporting cast includes
Kamlesh Gill, Jayanta Das and Swaroopa Ghosh.