After emerging as the 3rd South Indian actor to have a Rs. 250 crore grosser at the Box Office worldwide, Thalapathy Vijay has set another new record with his Diwali blockbuster Mersal.
Most of the media reported stated that Thalapathy Vijay starrer has emerged as the fifth South Indian film to cross the Rs. 250 crore mark at the Box Office worldwide.
However, many are unaware that with the lifetime collections of Mersal, Thalapathy Vijay beated none other Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar to have a Rs. 250 crore grosser at the Box Office worldwide.
Despite doing more than 100 films, none of the Akshay Kumar films have managed to touch Rs. 250 crore at the Box Office worldwide.
Have a look at the actors with maximum Rs. 250 crore grossers worldwide
Aamir Khan - Dangal, PK, Dhoom 3, 3 Idiots
Salman Khan - Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Sultan, Prem Rathan Dhan Payo, Kick, Ek Tha Tiger, Dabangg 2
Shah Rukh Khan - Chennai Express, Dilwale, Happy New Year, Raees
Rajinikanth - Enthiran, Kabali
Hrithik Roshan - Krrish 3, Bang Bang!
Prabhas - Baahubali: The Beginning, Baahubali: The Conclusion
Ranbir Kapoor - Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
Ranveer Singh - Bajirao Mastani
Ajay Devgn - Golmaal Again
R Madhavan - Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Thalapathy Vijay - Mersal