The Rohit Shetty-directorial movie has been locked for release in Morocco, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, France and Israel.
“Shah Rukh Khan has a strong fanbase and the demand for the movie is enormous overseas. We are releasing the movie in over seven non-traditional markets and the movie will also witness a day and date release for the first time in Peru for any Hindi film,” Amrita Pandey, executive director (Syndication, International Distribution and Disney Media Distribution), Studios, Disney UTV, said in a statement.
Taran Adarsh tweeted," Those asking about #ChennaiExpress screen count in India and Overseas, it's a bit early to comment. It could turn out to be highest ever!"
The movie also features Deepika Padukone, and it is being heavily promoted all across.