Ajith Kumar has hit a new high in his glorious career as his latest film, Thunivu, directed by H. Vinoth has now crossed the $1 million mark in gross collections in North America and Canada, Comscore is reporting. This incidentally makes it the first time the Tamil superstar entered the one million club in North America as the mass heist action entertainer continues to draw audiences in huge numbers and is already in the profit zone. This latest massive achievement by Ajith's Thunivu has been announced by Sarigama Cinemas on Twitter, with the film's US distributor also extending its gratitude to the actor's fans, and their trade collaboration partners Lyca Productions, and Tentkotta. Below is their announcement:
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#Thunivu 🤘🏾🤘🏾🤘🏾🤘🏾It's time to Join our Ajith sir in 1Million Club in NA🇺🇸🇨🇦
North America Comscore Reported gross has now officially crossed the $1M mark !! 💥💥
Thanks to all movie lovers and Ajith sir fans!@LycaProductions @Tentkotta pic.twitter.com/ct0v79DG5K— Sarigama Cinemas (@sarigamacinemas) January 16, 2023
Produced by Boney Kapoor's Bayview Projects LLP banner in association with Zee Studios, Thunivu has been distributed in overseas regions by Lyca Productions, while Red Giant Movies had secured the Tamil Nadu release rights. The film is the third straight collaboration for Ajith with H. Vinoth and Boney Kapoor after their previous box office blockbusters namely Nerkonda Paarvai (2019) and Valimai (2022), and as anticipated fans have been highly ecstatic with the action-packed entertainer that the trio has packaged in this time.
Thunivu features National Award-winning Malayalam actress Manju Warrier playing the female lead, while composer Ghibran has delivered chart-topping hits for the first time for an Ajith-starrer and is also incidentally his landmark 50th film in his career. Social media continues to be abuzz with regard to Thunivu and Ajith and H. Vinoth's collaboration, with appreciation coming in for them both for going full out in making it to be an out-and-out intriguing action spectacle, while many are also singing praises on the character arc of Manju Warrier, who's had a big role to play in a few key sequences.