Baahubali 2 beats Dangal

SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus Baahubali 2: The Conclusion has successfully surpassed Aamir Khan’s Dangal at the US box-office with earnings over $12.6 million so far and counting.

According to Great India Films, the US distributor of Baahubali 2, the film minted $12.6 million till Wednesday, officially surpassing life-time earnings of $12.3 million of Dangal. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion has also officially become the highest grossing Indian film at the US box-office.

Directed by SS Rajamouli, the film is about two warring cousins and their battle for the ownership of an ancient kingdom. Having reportedly earned over Rs 600 crore worldwide so far, the film is on its way to beat the life-time collections of Aamir Khan’s PK.