Faith-based streaming series “The Chosen” launched its Season 3 premiere on the big screen and finished third among all movies at the weekend box office.
The two-episode theatrical release earned an estimated $8.2 million over its three-day opening weekend, following only “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” and “The Menu,” according to Deadline.
“For the second year in a row, “The Chosen” is capturing the imagination of moviegoers around the country. After the overwhelming response of “Chosen” fans–and now “Wingfeather Saga” fans at a packed theatrical event in Nashville last week–we’re seeing that the same audiences who have helped us break streaming records can have similar impact at the box office,” said Neal Harmon, CEO of Angel Studios, told The Daily Wire.
“And, in addition to the estimated $3.7 million Friday, based on last year’s “Chosen” special, we expect “The Chosen Season