Actor Aamir Khan attended success party of his recently released film ‘Secret Superstar’ which was hosted by film’s director Advait Chandan on Thursday in Mumbai. while interacting with media, Aamir stated that box-office numbers are just a yardstick to film’s success.
When asked Aamir Khan whether box-office numbers matters to him, he said, “Box-office numbers are just one yardstick about success of a film. if you see the numbers, we have earned double than the budget of the film. Normally, the films which recovers its cost called as hit then this film should be called as super hit. Numbers are important because you have to earn more than what you have invested in a film for the growth of people involved in the film vis-a-vis industry as a whole. It’s doing well internationally also and the response for the film has been pretty good all around the world.”
Year 2017 hasn’t been good for Hindi film industry but now with success of two Diwali releases it has given some hope to industry for the future, talking about that, Aamir said, “This Diwali has been great for film industry. ‘Golmaal Again’ and ‘Secret Superstar’ , both films have become superhit. ‘Judwaa 2’ also did really well two weeks ago so now I feel good phase arrived in the industry.”
“As far as upcoming films are concerned, Padmavati’s trailer looked amazing and after that Salman’s ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ will have a Christmas release so I am hopeful that these films also do well at the box-office”
Talking about ‘Secret Superstar’ success, Aamir siad, “We are happy that people are liking our film. The kind of response we have got from audience, critics and industry people is overwhelming. Personally , I am also happy with film’s success”
Talking about response he received for his portrayal of music composer Shakti Kumarr, Amair siad, ‘I am thrilled with audience reaction to my character. I feel Advait (director) was right because the kind of response I received for my character , I am extremely happy with that. People have really enjoyed watching my character. I watched this film in a theatre along with audience, they were laughing and enjoying throughout the film watching that character because it was really entertaining and I am happy that Advait convinced me do that character in the film.”
Aamir Khan’s ‘Secret Superstar’ clashed with Ajay devgn’s ‘Golmaal Again’ at the box-office, despite that both superstars were pretty cool about it unlike usual norm when two superstars film’s clashed with each other on same day, talking about that , Aamir siad, “I always has cordial relationship with everyone in the industry and I am happy for them because they are doing their best work in industry”
Aamir’s film ‘Dangal’ earned more money in China as compared to India so when asked whether ‘Secret Superstar’ will release in China, Aamir added that “Secret Superstar will definitely release in China in next 1-2 month and we are working on planning aspect of it”
Aamir Khan next will be seen in Vijay Krishana Acharya’s ‘Thugs Of Hindostan’ along with Katrina Kaif, Amitabh Bachchan and Fatima Sana Shaikh.