The 100 Crore Club is an unofficial term coined by the town of tinsel and the media for films that exceed ₹100 crore or more after entertainment tax has been deducted. While every aspiring actor aspires to secure a place in this club, there are a number of actors who have already passed that bar. Today we have compiled a list of actors and their first movie that entered the 100 crore club.
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1. Shah Rukh Khan – Ra.One
Directed by Anubhav Sinha, this superhero movie made King Khan’s first entry into the 100 crore club. This film, which also starred Kareena Kapoor and Arjun Rampal, won over ₹203 crore and was commercially successful.
2. Alia Bhatt – 2 States
This romantic comedy-drama, based on Chetan Bhagat’s 2009 novel of the same title, won ₹101 crore and thus emerged as a critical and commercial success. Directed by Varman, the film was Alia Bhatt’s first official entry into the 100 crore club.
3. Ayushmann Khurrana – Badhaai Ho
After delivering a stunning performance in Andhadhun, Ayushmann Khurrana gave another brilliant performance with this film. Made on a budget of ₹29 crore, the film was packed earnings of over ₹219.5 crore. Apart from this, the film also became the ninth highest grossing Bollywood film of 2018.
4. Deepika Padukone – Race 2
5. Ranbir Kapoor – Barfi!
Playing the role of a notorious deaf and dumb boy, Ranbir Kapoor won an award for his amazing performance at the 58th Filmfare Awards. The film, which became one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films of 2012, won over ₹112 crore.
6. Priyanka Chopra – Gift 2
the desi girl made its first official entry into the 100 crore club with this second and final installment in the put on series. With multiple award nominations, this action-thriller hasn’t just been raw over ₹106 crore, but was also considered the second highest-grossing film of 2011 in Bollywood.
7. Rajkummar Rao – Street
Based on the urban legend of Nale Ba, which took to the streets of Bengaluru in the 1990s, this horror-comedy had just the right amount of humor and wit. Rajkummar Rao who perfectly portrayed the role of a ladies tailor, Vicky, made his debut in the 100 crore club in collection ₹130 crore with this movie.
8. Kareena Kapoor Khan – 3 idiots
Loosely adapted from Chetan Bhagat someone with five points, this initiatory dramatic comedy broke all records upon its release. With a crude income at ₹202 crore, the film was the highest-grossing Indian film of all time at that time and was also the highest-grossing Indian film of the 2000s, which also made Kareena Kapoor Khan’s first entry into the 100 club crore.
9. Aamir Khan – Ghajini
The actor has entered the 100 crore club with this action thriller. The movie not only enlarged over ₹114 crore, but it was also the highest-grossing Indian film of 2008. Interestingly, it was the first Bollywood film to break the ₹100 crore mark domestically and create the 100 crore club .
10. Katrina Kaif – Ek Tha Tiger
The actress, who portrayed the role of an undercover ISI agent, made her debut in the 100 crore club with this action thriller. Magnification over ₹198 crore, the film was the highest-grossing Indian film of 2012 and the 25th-highest-grossing Indian film of all time, at the time.
11. Ranveer Singh – Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela
After giving an intense performance in Lootera, the actor appeared on our screens as the energetic Ram Rajadi in this tragic and romantic film. The film won ₹220 crore in its theatrical run and became the fifth highest-grossing Indian film of 2013.
12. Kartik Aaryan – Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety
With a tapping dance and on-point dialogue, the actor made his first entry into the 100 crore club with this dramedy. The film collection ₹156 crore worldwide and became one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films of 2018.