Chennai: Superstar Mahesh Babu’s Tamil debut ‘Spyder’ released on Wednesday and the movie received a terrific response at the US box office.
The Mahesh Babu starrer earned a record of $1 million on Day 1 at the US box office while the movie managed to collect Rs 38 crores at the Indian box office.
If we talk about Chennai, Spyder earned Rs 2.1 crore. In Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, the movie minted Rs 15.8 crores approximately. At the end of day one, the total collection of the movie is Rs 38 crore.
‘Spyder’ has become biggest opener for Mahesh Babu’s, beating the records of his previous movies ‘Brahmotsavam’ and ‘Srimanthudu’.
Directed by AR Murugadoss, Spyder released in Telugu and Tamil as well. While the film received mixed reviews from Telugu audience the Tamil version seems to have gotten a positive response.
The spy thriller has Mahesh playing an intelligence officer while Rakul Preet will be seen in a female lead.