Ali Fazal is over the moon seeing the response to ‘Victoria and Abdul’ in the UK

The Ali Fazal and Judi Dench starrer movie ‘Victoria and Abdul’ is based on a book titled ‘Victoria & Abdul: The True Story Of The Queen’s Closest Confidant’ by Shrabani Basu

Ali Fazal,Victoria and Abdul Ali Fazal is over the moon seeing the response to ‘Victoria and Abdul’ in the UK Source : Press

Bollywood actor Ali Fazal seems to be over the moon seeing the response that his latest Hollywood movie ‘Victoria and Abdul' is getting at the UK Box Office. In the movie, the actor shares screen space with veteran British actress Judi Dench. According to the reports from Guardian, many cinema managers were eagerly waiting for the day of release of ‘Victoria and Abdul' and the reports further claim that the film has begun with a decent 1.85 million pounds ($2.5 million) from 605 cinemas. With this, the movie has grabbed the second spot on the box office list after ‘It'.

Following this, Ali Fazal in a recent statement said that he just couldn't believe that they are above such wonderful movies and movies with people he loves and although their work is a piece of genius, ‘Victoria and Abdul' has surpassed them. The actor further added that the box office is a different ballgame so he happy as his film at the moment is topping the charts after ‘It'.

At UK Box Office, the recently released horror movie ‘IT' had made a massive opening and has topped the charts leaving behind legendary Warner Bros horror films like ‘The Conjuring' and ‘Annabelle' and at the moment, ‘Victoria and Abdul' is giving some neck to neck competition to ‘IT', at the international box office.

The Ali Fazal and Judi Dench starrer movie ‘Victoria and Abdul' is based on a book titled ‘Victoria & Abdul: The True Story Of The Queen's Closest Confidant' by Shrabani Basu and Stephen Frears has directed the movie adaptation of this book - ‘Victoria and Abdul'.