Nandamuri Balakrishna’s period drama film “Gautamipura Satakarni" became his first film to enter the Rs. 50 crore club with his prestigious 100th movie
The movie has successfully completed its 50 day theatrical run. On this occasion, the producers announced that the movie collected Rs 77 Crs of revenue. This movie broke all the previous records held by Balakrishna movies, the fans celebrations had no limit listening to this news.
‘Gautamiputra Satakarni’, which was released on 12 Jan 2017, got good talk from Day 1. Director Krish gave a nice gift to balayya fans to celebrate their hero’s 100th Movie. In addition, Gautamiputra Satakarni has received a tax exemption in the Telugu speaking states Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.
The story is based on the life history of Telugu warrior of the Satavahana Empire in the second century CE, Gautamiputra Satakarni. The film has an impressive star cast including Bollywood actor Hema Malini, Kabir Bedi and Shriya Saran
This movie also became the first film of Balakrishna to collect more than 1 million dollars in the United States. Adding Satellite, audio, DVD, digital and other rights, the total crosses Rs 77 Cr.