It was always expected. SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus Baahubali 2 has smashed all viewership records on TV. It has beaten Salman Khan’s Prem Ratan Dhan Payo which was the most watched movie of TV premiere. Baahubali 2 was premiered on Sony on 8 Oct 2017.
Being one of the best movies of Indian cinema, there was a huge excitement around its TV premiere. The movie is expected to have a record viewership on repeat runs as well. A film like Baahubali 2 comes one in a while. Indian audience hasn’t seen something like this for years.
Talking about the most watched movies on TV premiere, Bahubali 2 is followed by Salman Khan’s Prem Ratan Dhan Payo and Bajrangi Bhaijaan. The first instalment of Baahubali series is at fourth position with 2,08,25, 000 impressions. Aamir Khan’s Dangal is at the fifth position followed by Singh is Bliing and Sultan.
- Baahubali 2 – 2,60,54,000
- Prem Ratan Dhan Payo – 2,51,01,000
- Bajrangi Bhaijaan – 2,50,56, 000
- Baahubali – 2,08,25, 000
- Dangal – 1,62,54,000
- Singh is Bliing – 1,13,34,000
- Sultan – 1,13,10,000
Bahubali 2 is the highest grossing movie of Indian cinema with the collection of around 1300 crores. The Hindi version of the movie earned 511 crores.