Fawad Khan’s film The Legend Of Maula Jatt breaks record to become Pakistan’s highest-grossing film

Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan-starring The Legend of Maula Jatt had a fantastic opening weekend at the box office. The film, directed by Bilal Lashari, earned more than 50 crore PKR worldwide.

Bombay,UPDATED: October 19, 2022 3:36 PM IST

Fawad Khan plays the lead role in The Legends of Maula Jatt.

Fawad Khan plays the lead role in The Legends of Maula Jatt.

By India Today Web Desk: The highly anticipated Pakistani film, The Legend Of Maula Jatt, starring Fawad Khan, was released worldwide on October 13. The film, which also stars Hamza Ali Abbasi, Mahira Khan and Humaima Malik, is the remake of the 1979 film Maula Jatt. According to a report in Deadline, the period action drama had an incredible opening at the box office.

FAWAD KHAN’S LEGEND OF MAULA JATT BREAKS BOX OFFICE RECORDS

Directed by Bilal Lashari, The Legend Of Maula Jatt opened to a large number of box offices worldwide. The film broke records and became the highest grossing Pakistani film.

Bilal Lashari took to Twitter to share the numbers. According to his post, The Legend Of Maula Jatt has earned over 50 crore PKR globally. The film is No. 1 at the box office in the United Arab Emirates and ranks sixth in Canada. It earned PKR 11.30 crore at the Pakistani box office and earned PKR 39.44 crore in global markets.

DIRECTOR BILAL LASHARI ON MAULA JATT’S LEGEND OF SUCCESS

Director Bilal Lashari spoke to Deadline about the overwhelming response and said, “I am beyond overwhelmed with the love the film has received from audiences and critics around the world. We are so proud that The Legend of Maula Jatt has helped put Pakistani cinema on the global map as it continues to capture the hearts of cinemas around the world.