Its been 4 years that the movie ‘Kaththi’ was released. This is the trending topic on twitter today by a lot Vijay fan’s. This movie had Vijay play dual role. Kathiresan the petty criminal and Jeevanandam the brainy who is fighting to protect the villagers. The movie had a lot of twist and turns in it. Pretty entertaining movie, kept the audience glued to the seat till the end.
Samantha has played a major role in the movie, and also is the love interest of Vijay in the movie. AR.Murugadoss and Vijay came together again for Kaththi after a blockbuster hit ‘Thuppaki’. The music was scored by Anirudh Ravichander, this was the first time that AR.Murugadoss choose a different music director. It would always be Harris Jayaraj for his movies. The songs like ‘Pakkam Vandhu’ and ‘ Selfie pulle’ were huge hits. The story line of the movie was based on a social issue in regards to village and villagers. This bought not only Vijay fan’s but also the general audience to the theatre to watch the movie.
‘Kaththi’ was the only Tamil movie which hit the Rs.23 cr first day collection, in the first week of the movie it had an theater occupancy of 97%. Kaththi completed the 100 days theatrical run on 29th January 2015. Kaththi was the only Tamil movie in 2014 which grossed the highest in US.
Diwali season is always been a tug of war between fans of different actors. The famous one after Rajni and Kamal is Ajith and Vijay fans. But this diwali there is no movie releasing for AjithKumar. As Vijay’s ‘Sarkar’ movie will be a big movie for this diwali, Thala Ajith’s die hard fans are pretty disappointed as Viswasam is releasing only on Pongal.
There could be some good news for Ajith fans as the movie ‘Billa Pandi’ will be out for Diwali with RK.Suresh playing the lead role. In this movie RK.Suresh plays a character of a die-hard Ajith fan. And the movie is expected to be filled with a lot of Ajith moment’s be it his punch dialogues or body language and reference to popular thala Ajith movies. The movie is directed by Shakthi saravanan, Studio Production. RK.Suresh of Thara thapattai fame plays the lead role, Induja, Yogi babu and Thambi ramaiha also play prominent role in the movie.It has be noted ‘Viswasam’ movie producer attended a press event of the movie ‘Billa Pandi’ which kind of confirms a lot of thala Ajith in ‘Billa pandi’…. Hope there is something to cheer for thala fans this diwali until they wait for Viswasam release.
Earlier when there were delays to 2point0 post production and VFX works due to unavoidable delays, the movie has been pushed to later date multiple times this year. Only during the month of August there was some confirmation in the form of an announcement from director Shankar on the official release date as November 29th 2018.
But before that the production house planned to hold a press meet in Chennai with Rajni and Shankar attending it. But it looks like the superstar was heisting on the press meet and want to wait for further confirmation on release date as he is not interested in further postponement. There were lot of good news from the VFX team last few weeks and the delivery of the works from various studios was done in multiple phases last couple of weeks.
It has come to know the final VFX delivery is completed almost 100% and now the sound mixing and rerecording works are going on.
Superstar also completed the shoots of his next movie Petta and he his back in Chennai, 15 days ahead of the proposed schedule.
Now superstar has given the green signal to kick start 2point0 promotions leading to its release next month on November 29th.
This has given a huge boost to 2point0 team and Lyca in particular.
We can expect lot of promotions from Lyca in the form of trailer, posters, making video etc in coming days and weeks.
Viswasam team is shooting in Mumbai, and it looks like they have almost finished. Sources say that they have only 15 days shoot left. A final song and a fight sequence are yet to be shot. The movie is scheduled to be wrapping up by first week of November.
The teaser of the movie is expected to be out by the end of November and the movie is planned to be released for Pongal 2019.This will be Ajithkumar’s 58th movie, is produced by Sathyajothi films.