Chhichhore, the final film of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, is all set to release in China's theaters on January 7, 2022, across 11,000 screens. The film, directed by Nitesh Tiwari, was also nominated for a National Award and went on to become one of the most successful films of the year.
Chhichhore, which was released on September 6, 2019, grossed more than 7 crores on its first day and broke the 100 crore milestone in India after two weeks.
Shraddha Kapoor, Varun Sharma, Prateik Babbar, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Naveen Polishetty, Tushar Pandey, Saharsh Shukla, Mohammad Samad, Gautam Ahuja, and Adarsh Gautam were also seen in crucial parts in the film.
The information of the release of the film in China was shared by Film trade analyst Taran Adarsh, “#Xclusiv... 'CHHICHHORE' TO RELEASE IN CHINA... #Chhichhore - the film that won hearts and #BO - will release in #China on 7 Jan 2022... Opens at approx 11,000 screens [100+ cities]... Stars #SushantSinghRajput and #ShraddhaKapoor. #SajidNadiadwala #NiteshTiwari #FoxStarStudios."
The film's concept is targeted to reach out to a wider audience, as it narrates the tale of a tragic event that forces Anirudh (Sushant Singh Rajput), a middle-aged man, to reminisce about his college days with his pals, who were dubbed losers.
In China, Bollywood movies have long been popular. Salman Khan's Sultan, Aamir Khan's Dangal, Thugs Of Hindustan, 3 Idiots, and PK, and Akshay Kumar's Toilet: Ek Prem Katha and Padman have all been well-received in Chinese theatres in the past.
Secret Superstar, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Hindi Medium, Andhadhun, Baahubali 2, Kabali, and Enthiran are some of the other Indian films that have recently been released in China.