The film also boasts several starry cameos including the late Sridevi and Salman Khan.
"Zero has underperformed on day one, despite extensive release (in 4380 screens) and Christmas vacations", trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted about the Rs 20 crore net opening day collections. According to the reports, film Zero was released across 5,965 theatres all over the world, including a total of 1,585 worldwide screens.
In a recent interview, Tigmanshu Dhulia explained why big budget films with stellar cast are unable to work its magic at the box office. However, the film held strong on Sunday with Rs 20.71 crore. According to early estimates, the film is expected to have made Rs 10 crore approx on Monday, bringing its total collection to Rs 69 crore approx. "Loved Anushka Sharma's performance because I felt it was a very challenging role and she was outstanding".
Zero has been struggling hard at the box office. The film is presented by Red Chillies Entertainment and Colour Yellow Productions, which is bankrolled by Gauri Khan and helmed by the ace director Aanand L Rai. After his recent outing Zero turned out to be box office disaster, Shah Rukh Khan is planning to go back to a franchise film to taste the box office success.
"Zero", which stars Shah Rukh Khan as a vertically challenged man, hit theatres on Friday.