"On behalf of our entire team, I would like to thank our Chinese audience and want them to know that we are all so happy. And I would like to thank our distributors in China for giving our film such a nice release."
In the past, Aamir's "3 Idiots" and "PK" did well in China. In fact, "PK" was the first Bollywood film to mint over Rs 100 crore in China — and it had done so in 16 days back in 2015.
A biopic of former Indian wrestler Mahavir Phogat, "Dangal" had also resonated well with the Indian audience, generating over Rs 385 crore ticket sales upon its release in India.
Just a month before the movie's release, Aamir and "Dangal" director Nitesh Tiwari were in China to promote "Dangal", which officially opened this year's edition of the Beijing International Film Festival.
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