In honor of Ali Zafar’s birthday lets have a look at the box office performance of the rock star ‘s latest and in fact his Pakistani debut. There are very rare moments in the world cinema history when stars create history at the box office with their first films. Ali Zafar our very own Rock star entered Lollywood after doing a few films across the border. A film in Pakistan was long overdue and he managed to work his magic.
Teefa in Trouble debuted both Ali Zafar and Maya Ali last year for Pakistani Cinema. The film’s content was instantly loved and the movie made waves at the box office. His debut here become one of the major Lollywood films of 2018.
The film managed to rake extremely well despite being released on a non-Holiday Friday. Following its release were the General Elections during its first Week of running. Furthermore, there was a huge release flow in the following Weeks which included international films like Mission Impossible: Fallout and local biggies like Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2, Parwaaz Hai Junoon and Load Wedding.
The film has made its way to Netflix in various countries. Ali Zafar not only became the first actor to hit 34.5cr(in Pakistan) with his debut but his film also become the highest non Holiday grosser for Pakistani Cinema! The film made 14 crores overseas. The film is miles ahead of the film that follows it in the list which is The Donkey King at 24.5cr approx. Teefa in Trouble’s worldwide accumulation is about a whopping 48.5 Cr which is surely incredible. Truly a box office marvel.