Ranbir Kapoor certainly has cause to celebrate this year, after receiving positive feedback from his performance in the previous release Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar, his recent release Animal has been rocking the box office. Directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga the film which opened on a thunderous note, has continued its box office march with collections flowing in. Now after nearly a week at the box office, Animal which has been doing equally well in the overseas markets has fast emerged as one of the highest grossers at the worldwide box office in 2023.
In this box office report, we look at Ranbir Kapoor’s box office earnings at the worldwide box office while comparing the same to other big-ticket actors whose releases in 2023 have propelled them to the top. Not surprisingly with the stellar success of Animal which has managed to rake in Rs. 783.01 cr. at the worldwide box office, Ranbir Kapoor emerges as the second actor with the highest cumulative gross of 2023. Interestingly, Ranbir comes in second only to Shah Rukh Khan whose two releases so far have earned a staggering Rs. 2198.62 cr. at the worldwide box office.
However, thanks to the audiences’ acceptance of Animal, Ranbir has managed to position higher on the list as compared to other actors like Sunny Deol whose solo release Gadar 2 raked in Rs. 691.08 cr. followed by Salman Khan in fourth place earning Rs. 645.17 cr. from 2 releases, and Ranveer Singh coming in fifth with a collection of Rs. 355.61 cr. from 1 release.
While the gap between first and second viz. Shah Rukh Khan and Ranbir Kapoor is an open chasm, Animal which still continues to run in both the domestic and international markets is expected to see further growth. In fact, trade opines that the business of Animal is certain to widen the gap between second and third place.
Top 5 Highest Grossing Actors of 2023 at the Worldwide Box Office
Shah Rukh Khan - Rs. 2198.62 cr. - 2 releases
Ranbir Kapoor - Rs. 783.01 cr. - 2 releases
Sunny Deol - Rs. 691.08 cr. - 1 release
Salman Khan - Rs. 645.17 cr. - 2 releases
Ranveer Singh - Rs. 355.61 cr. - 1 release