'Secret Superstar' is a Bollywood film that performed extremely well at the box office. Its outstanding content gained recognition at the National Child Awards (received by Zaira Wasim). The film starring Aamir Khan, Zaira Wasim, Raj Arjun and Maher Vij also had a great performance at the international box office. Although Secret Superstar was a film of low budget (Rs.15 Crore), it has turned out to be the fifth Bollywood highest grossing film and the eleventh film worldwide. For the year 2017, Secret Superstar is indeed a commercial success. In the recently announced nominations, for the Jio Filmfare Awards, the film leads with 9 nominations. With such a great success, the film is all set to release in China. For Aamir Khan, this will not be the first of his films to be officially released in China. According to Forbes,
The drama Dangal, grossed a smashing ₹587 crore ($92 million) gross in India and ₹205 crore ($32 million) ex-China overseas run with a stunning, and unprecedented, ₹1,254 crore ($200 million) waterfall of cash in PRC. That $200 million PRC total was not only the all-time biggest single-territory gross for an Indian movie anywhere, including India, it also made Dangal the first and only Indian picture ever to gross more than $300 million worldwide.According to a leading daily, "When it comes to Bollywood, Aamir Khan is the first name on the list amongst Chinese audience. Given his popularity there the movie is bound to get a good number of repeat audience given the film stars both Aamir and Zaira who was also an actor in Dangal," said film trade analyst Atul Mohan. 'Secret Superstar', is a film that tells the story of a young girl who became a success by fulfilling her dreams. The irony of the film is that she did achieve her dreams, though with a hidden identity. Eventually, she had her identity revealed at the tail end of the film where she received an award. Secret Superstar was directed by Advait Chandan and co-produced by Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao. From the previous successes of Aamir Khan movies, this movie is headed for another great success in China. Already, the film has made a total of $6.6 million (Rs. 42 Crore) in the presale of tickets.