Eros ‘Heyy Babyy’ Grosses Rs. 40 crores Worldwide In Opening Weekend Races To UK Top 10 Charts
Eros International, the leading global player in the Indian entertainment sector, announced a stupendous opening of ‘Heyy Babyy’, directed by Sajid Khan, which released on 24th August’07. The film promises to be a box office success grossing an impressive USD 10 million (Rs. 40 crores) worldwide in just its opening weekend. The film raced to UK Top 10 charts in the same period.
Starring the comedy trio Akshay Kumar, Fardeen Khan and Riteish Deshmukh in lead roles with a new glamorous look for Vidya Balan, ‘Heyy Babyy’ was one of the highly anticipated comedies this year. It is based on the lives of 3 men sworn to bachelorhood who suddenly find their dating and mating ritual irreparably destroyed when a dimpled little roommate lands up on their doorstep – complete with her crib, pacifier and dirty nappy.
Established in 1977, Eros International has three decades of market leadership in creating a global platform for Indian cinema. The company operates in over 50 countries with worldwide offices in India, UK, USA, Dubai, Australia, Fiji and Isle of Man. It has built a successful business model around the release of 30-40 new films every year and the exploitation of a film library containing more than 1,300 titles, making it one of the largest content owners in the business.