November 25, 2020

From ‘Golmaal 3’ to ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior’: 11 times Ajay Devgn hit a century at the box-office – Times of India

Ajay Devgn completed his century in Bollywood with his latest release, ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior’. Apart from garnering accolades from the audience and the critics, Ajay’s most ambitious film went on to become the first-ever film to enter the Rs 100 crore club in 2020.
According to a report in, the Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan and Kajol starrer minted Rs 16.25 crore on the sixth day of its release, taking the total collection of the movie to Rs 105 crore nett approximately.

While ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior’ is certainly Ajay’s first film to hit a century at the box-office this year, it certainly is not the actor’s only film in his career so far. In fact, the historical drama marks Ajay’s 11th film in his career so far that has struck gold at the box-office.

Take a look at the films that crossed the Rs 100 crore mark below:‘Tanhaji – The Unsung Warrior’ – 105 crore (still running)

‘Golmaal Again’ – 205.50 crore

‘Total Dhamaal’ – 150.07 crore

Singham Returns’ – 140.15 crore

Golmaal 3’ – 108.06 crore

‘Son of Sardaar’ – 105 crore

‘De De Pyaar De’ – 103.50 crore

‘Raid’ – 103.07 crore

‘Bol Bachchan’ – 100.05 crore

‘Shivaay’ – 100.11 crores

‘Singham’ – 100.30 crore

Rohit Shetty’s ‘Golmaal 3’ became the first Ajay Devgn starrer to cross enter the elite club of Rs 100 crore, followed by its popular ‘Singham’ series.

It was Aamir Khan who is reportedly considered as the founder of the Rs 100 crore club. His film, ‘Ghajini’ was the first-ever film in Bollywood to cross the Rs 100 crore mark.

Ajay Devgn ranks third in the list of actors who have the most number of films in the Rs 100 crore club. While Salman Khan tops the list with 15 films that hit a century at the box-office, Akshay Kumar is next with 14 films.

Om Raut directorial, ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior’ also starred Saif Ali Khan and Kajol in the lead roles. The period drama hit the theatres on January 10, 2020.

The movie locked horns with filmmaker Meghna Gulzar’s ‘Chhapaak’ starring Deepika Padukone at the box-office. However, though ‘Chhapaak’ received positive reviews from the audience and the critics alike, it failed to crunch numbers at the box-office.

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