Vice Ganda's comedy film, The Amazing Praybeyt Benjamin, continues to perform strongly in the box-office.
According to the comedian, his Metro Manila Film Fest entry was able to reach the P200 million mark four days after it opened in cinemas nationwide.
In his Twitter account, Vice Ganda posted last December 28: "The Amazing Praybeyt Benjamin closed Day 4 with 201Million. Maraming maraming salamat po Madlang People! Lolo must be very happy."
The Amazing Praybeyt Benjamin closed Day 4 with 201Million. Maraming maraming salamat po Madlang People! Lolo must be very happy.— jose marie viceral (@vicegandako) December 29, 2014
It will be recalled that Vice Ganda's 93-year-old grandfather, Lolo Gonzalo, passed away on Christmas Day, December 25.
During the press conference of Praybeyt Benjamin 2, the lead star said that he wants beat the record set by his 2013 MMFF entry, Girl, Boy, Bakla, Tomboy, which is considered the highest-grossing Philippine film of all time.
GBBT, which featured Vice Ganda as quadruplets with different sexual orientations, was able to gross P456 million during its entire run.
Girl, Boy, Bakla, Tomboy was able to reach the P200 million mark in a span of five days while Praybeyt Benjamin 2 was able to reach this milestone in four days.
It was previously announced by Kris Aquino that Praybeyt Benjamin 2 had earned P172 million as of 3 p.m. last Sunday, December 28.
Kris's son, Bimby Aquino Yap, is one of the co-stars of Vice and Richard Yap in this Wenn Deramas movie.
It turns out that the MMFF 2014 entry was able to earn P29 million from screenings held after 3 p.m. last Sunday.
(Read: Praybeyt Benjamin 2 earns P172 million while Feng Shui grosses P88 million in four days)
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