South Indian film industry’s one of the most popular superstars Ajith Kumar starrer Vivegam that was released this Thursday with huge buzz, is getting thunderous response from audience across the globe. Also it has passed the extended opening weekend on an impressive note in Tamil Nadu as well as worldwide.
Directed by Siva, Vivegam has received positive reviews from most of the critics because of interesting content, high octane actions and solid performances by the cast. Due to favorable reactions, it gained strong word of mouth and attracts more audience over the opening weekend.
The action thriller stars Vivek Oberoi, Kajal Aggarwal and Akshara Haasan in lead roles alongside Ajith, recorded humongous occupancy on the opening day across the Tamil state and did the business of 17.20 crores from 800 screens. With this, it has emerged as the highest opener of Ajith’s career and 2nd highest of all time in the state after Rajinikanth’s Kabali (21.50 crores).
On Friday being normal working day, Vivegam dropped by heavy rate and raked the business of 10 crores. While on Saturday, it showed little jump in footfalls due to weekend and minted the amount of 11 crores from Tamil Nadu screens.
On the next day i.e. Sunday, the movie witnessed more growth due to public holiday and grossed the business of 11.50 crores. With this, total collection of Vivegam after the 4-days extended opening weekend has become 49.70 crores at TN box office.
From the rest of India and overseas as well, Ajith starrer has reported excellent business and has garnered 106 crores gross worldwide including both Tamil & dubbed Telugu versions.