Trivikram Srinivas' Aravinda Sametha has opened to an overwhelming response at the US box office in the premieres and became the biggest opener for Jr NTR, beating the collection record of Jai Lava Kusa (JLK).
Trivikram Srinivas and Jr NTR boast of huge fan-bases in the US and other international markets.
According to trade sources, as of Thursday, the film has grossed $1 million and is still counting in the US and it is most likely to end its theatrical run by making $2.5 million.
It has to be noted that this happens to be NTR’s biggest opening in his career.
The distribution house booked 225 screens for Aravinda Sametha in a bid to cash in on the popularity of Trivikram Srinivas and Jr NTR the US and it also held the premiere shows in the equal number of screens in the country on Wednesday.
Tickets were priced at $20 and adults and $15 for kids. The hype surrounding it helped it register a huge amount of advance booking its preview shows in the country.