Salman Khan’s Ek Tha Tiger became the fastest grosser at the box office collecting Rs 100 crore plus in just five days, August 15 (Wednesday) to August 19 (Sunday). Monday being Eid and no competition until August 31, when Akshay Kumar–Sonakshi starrer Joker releases, Ek Tha Tiger is expected to go beyond the Rs 150 crore mark and even inch closer to Rs 200 crore mark and nearer to the topmost grosser — Aamir Khan’s 3 Idiots. Salman Khan’s Bodyguard grossed Rs 100 crores in seven days.
Now, Salman Khan has an incredible 5 films in the 100-crore club —- Wanted, Dabangg, Ready, Bodyguard and now Ek Tha Tiger. The other male actors in the club are Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Ajay Devgn, Akshay Kumar and Hrithik Roshan.