New Delhi, August 04, 2017. After lukewarm performances of films of Bollywoods bigwigs like Salman Khan and Ranbir Kapoor, distributors now hope Shah Rukh Khan (SRK) and Anushka Sharma starer ‘Jab Harry Met Sejal’ (JHMS), will make a robust business.
Mr. Nishant Pitti, CEO, EaseMyTrip.com, who has acquired the distribution rights of Jab Harry Met Sejal for Delhi and UP regions said that JHMS has been released on 700-800 screens in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh. This sectors – Delhi and UP together contribute about 20-25% of the movie collections’ market business in the country.
He pointed out that Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma have a huge fan following. Also, JHMS’s story and backdrop are different from other films. If we keep these facts into consideration, it is expected that this film too, like Shah Rukh Khan’s other films —would do a huge business.
EaseMyTrip.com, one of the leading travel conglomerates in the country organised a special screening of Imtiaz Ali’s Directorial Bollywood Blockbuster, Jab Harry Met Sejal (JHMS) on Friday at Delite Cinema in Delhi. The gathering saw presence of who’s who from the tourism and hospitality sector, corporate and the media world.
Mr. Nishant Pitti while speaking to the media said, “The Indian film industry is one of the most popular as well as a promising industry in India. Indian films showcases the Indian culture, values and creativity to the world and they also connect hearts with their content and emotions. Bollywood has also been instrumental in promoting unknown destinations. This is where synergy between Bollywood and online travel portal like us comes. I am glad that travel is an integral part of Jab Harry Met Sejal as well.”
“We ventured into co-producing movies in 2015 and realized that there is lot of scope in the industry and there is need of good players. Today we are proud to say we made the right decision. We have associated ourselves with movies that leave a mark on the audience. We expect a great response for this movie as well,” added Mr. Pitti.