On the evening hours of Friday, August 12, Chiyaan Vikram took one and all by surprise by making his debut on Twitter, the most popular micro-blogging social media platform. Vikram has joined Twitter and he has made his entry with a verified blue tick already. The star actor is on Twitter under the user name of @chiyaan and the fans have already started to follow their favourite actor. This development has garnered attention on social media and has come as a pleasant surprise to many. The fans have welcomed Chiyaan Vikram through the hashtag that reads, #ChiyaanVikramOnTwitter.

Chiyaan Vikram has two films set for release in the next 50 days and his arrival on Twitter is sure to get more traction. Chiyaan Vikram's next release in Tamil cinema will be Cobra which is set for a grand theatrical release on August 31 and it has got good expectations among the fans. Cobra will feature Vikram in multiple avatars and is sure to serve as a delightful visual treat for fans. Cobra is helmed by Ajay Gnanamuthu of Demonte Colony and Imaikkaa Nodigal fame while the music is composed by A.R.Rahman.

Following Cobra, Chiyaan Vikram will be seen in the highly anticipated Mani Ratnam directorial, Ponniyin Selvan: PS 1 which the scheduled to release in theatres on September 30. Ponniyin Selvan features Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Trisha and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the lead roles and will have a pan Indian release on the said date in 5 languages - Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and Hindi. Vikram will be essyaing the character of Aditya Karikalan in this historical epic and the fans are eagerly looking forward to witness the ace actor's magical performance.

Vikram will also be working with acclaimed filmmaker Pa Ranjith for Chiyaan 61 which will be going on floors very soon. Happening days ahead for Chiyaan and his fans, indeed!