Two years after releasing in India, Salman Khan starrer ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ will be released all over China on Friday this week.
Helmed by Kabir Khan, the story of the flick revolves around a man named Bajrangi, an ardent devotee of Hindu deity Hanuman, who takes a six-year-old Pakistan girl to her homeland to reunite with her family.
"The story shows that love between people can transcend ethnicity, religion and nationality," state run Xinhua news agency quoted Salman as saying.
Apart from superstar Salman Khan, ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ also features Kareena Kapoor Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in significant roles
Aamir Khan, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Zaira Wasim starrer ‘Dangal’ bagged Rs 1,200 crore at the Chinese box-office and became the highest grossing
Recently, Aamir Khan's ‘Dangal’ and ‘Secret Superstar’ became major hits in China after their release in the country.
‘Secret Superstar’ raked in more than 700 million Yuan (about USD 110 million) since its release on January 19 in China.
"Drawing lessons from Hollywood films and innovation, the Indian film industry has been focusing on disclosing social realities," Ding Yaping, researcher with the Chinese National Academy of Arts told Xinhua.