Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has entered the Top Position as far as Opening Day in 2013 is concerned. It has broken Race 2 opening day record by a big margin. Interestingly both YJHD and Race 2 stars Deepika Padukone in lead roles, which coincidentally her biggest openers also. Ranbir Kapoor has leapfrogged to the top position surpassing Race 2 combo pack of Saif Ali Khan, John Abraham and Anil Kapoor. A special mention to Adtiya Roy Kapur for having two films in Top 10 with Aashiqui 2 in lead role and YJHD is significant role. Good start for a newcomer.
Here are the full list of top openers for First Day at Indian Box Office -
1. Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Aditya Roy Kapur) - 19.45 crore nett. New Entry.
2. Race 2 (Saif Ali Khan, John Abraham, Deepika Padukone, Anil Kapoor) - 15.1 crore nett.
3. Himmatwala (Ajay Devgn, Tamannaah) - 11.4 crore nett.
4. Shootout At Wadala (John Abraham, Anil Kapoor, Tusshar Kapoor) - 9.5 crore nett.
5. Special 26 (Akshay Kumar) - 7 crore nett.
6. Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola (Imran Khan, Anushka Sharma) - 6.7 crore nett.
7. Ek Thi Daayan (Emraan Hashmi) - 6.24 crore nett.
8. Aashiqui 2 (Aditya Roy Kapur, Shraddha Kapoor) - 5.5 crore nett.
9. Chashme Baddoor - 5.05 crore nett.
10. Anybody Can Dance - 4.8 crore nett.