Creates advance booking sales record
BookMyShow today confirmed that it sold 12 tickets every second for Baahubali 2 a day before the release of the blockbuster. With this, Baahubali 2 which released in over 6000 screens today, has created an all-time record high on BookMyShow for advance ticket sales surpassing Baahubali 1 by over 350%. BookMyShow, which is India’s largest online entertainment ticketing platform, has so far sold over 3.3 million tickets for the film.
Baahubali 2, which is most loved by the viewers in South India, continues to see a phenomenal response from Hindi speaking markets.
Ashish Saksena, COO-Cinemas, BookMyShow said, “Baahubali 2 is definitely taking the Indian film industry by surprise. The film, even before its release, has proved that it’s a blockbuster like no other with an extremely high chance of it entering the INR 100 cr club on Day 1 itself. We have witnessed unprecedented advance ticket bookings on BookMyShow as fans bought as many as 12 tickets a second. The movie has clearly broken all language barriers and has reaffirmed that the audience loves to watch good content. We are excited to share our passion for movies with millions of movie buffs across the country at this time and look forward to Baahubali 2’s performance over the opening weekend.”
BookMyShow, (Bigtree Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.), is India’s largest online entertainment ticketing platform that allows users to book tickets for movies, plays, sports and live events through its website, mobile app and mobile site. Founded in Mumbai (India) in 1999 and launched in 2007, BookMyShow is now present in over 400 towns and cities across India, currently meeting the entertainment demands of millions of customers. For more information, please visit www.bookmyshow.com.