Nandamuri Balakrishna had surprised all the Television experts. His recent blockbuster Legend was recently screened on Television for the first time and it has garnered 11.27 TRP Ratings. This is the second highest TRP ratings for any Telugu Cinema this year. Pawan Kalyan's Attarintiki Daredi is at the top with 19.04 TRP Ratings.
MAA screened Attarintiki Daredi while Gemini screened Legend. Interestingly, current generation actors like Ram Charan and Mahesh Babu are no match to Balakrishna in this record. Yevadu with 10.14 TRP Ratings and 1-Nenokkadine with 7.32 TRP Ratings are at third and sixth positions respectively. It is said that in terms of Return on Investment, Legend is the most profitable venture this year.
The ROI from Legend is more than that of Attarintiki Daredi TV experts say. Legend is the biggest grosser ever in Balakrishna's career. With the film, the actor also entered the 40 Crore share club. He is currently the only Senior hero in the 40 Crores club. Here are the TRP Ratings of films screened this
year: 1. Attarintiki Daredi - 19.04 (MAA)
2. Legend - 11.27 (Gemini)
3. Yevadu - 10.14 (MAA)
4. Kotha Janta - 9.84 (Zee Telugu)
5. Pandavulu Pandavulu Thummeda - 9.82 (MAA)
6. 1-Nenokkadine - 7.32 (Gemini)