Kim Chiu cried as she thanked fans who showed strong support for her latest romantic comedy titled Bride for Rent.
The Kim-Xian Lim starrer earned P280 million in the box-office as of 5 p.m. of January 29.
The movie earned this in a span of 15 days after opening in cinemas on January 15.
(Read: Bride for Rent movie review)
This was announced by Star Cinema during the victory party of the movie held last night, January 29, at the 9501 restaurant located at the ABS-CBN compound.
PEP lead correspondent Nerisa Almo quoted Kim Chiu as saying, "P100 million lang okay na ako, e."
Directed by Mae Cruz and produced by Star Cinema, Bride for Rent tells the story of Rocky dela Cruz (Kim) who auditioned without knowing and qualified for the role of the wife of Rocco Espiritu (Xian) who wants to get his grandmother’s riches.
The film also stars Pilita Corrales, Tirso Cruz III, Dennis Padilla, Empoy Marquez, Martin Del Rosario, and Matt Evans, among others.
(View photos: RED CARPET WATCH: Bride for Rent premiere night)
The first movie starring the KimXi tandem, Bakit Hindi Ka Crush Ng Crush Mo (2013), earned P100 million in less than three weeks in the box-office.