Lokesh Kanagaraj's Vikram has been dominating the office since Day 1 of its release on 3 June 2022 and for various reasons. The film is the comeback of Kamal Haasan back on the big screen after a 4 year-long hiatus and it has also met Hollywood's standard of filmmaking which has resulted in people flocking to theatres to catch the film.
The digital rights of the film were acquired by Disney+ Hotstar and saw its grand release on the OTT platform in five languages (Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and Hindi) on 8 July 2022. After dominating the big screen, Vikram is now dominating the small screens as well. the film has smashed records with its premiere on Disney+ Hotstar and registered the highest opening weekend across all languages on the platform. The film is expected to continue its blockbuster run on the platform as it does not seem to be slowing down at all. Written and directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, the film stars Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan, Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi, Fahadh Faasil, and Suriya in a memorable cameo role as the ruthless Rolex.
#Vikram - The highest ever opening weekend viewership, subscription and watch time on Disney+ Hotstar 😎🔥@ikamalhaasan @Dir_Lokesh @anirudhofficial @VijaySethuOffl #FahadhFaasil @Suriya_offl @Udhaystalin #Mahendran @RKFI @turmericmediaTM @SonyMusicSouth pic.twitter.com/FYLCKfZtvA— Disney+ Hotstar Tamil (@disneyplusHSTam) July 12, 2022
Apart from Kamal Haasan’s macho looks, brilliant storytelling and mind-blowing fight sequences, fans were more than excited to see these versatile actors coming together to deliver such an epic masterpiece of a film that exceeded everyone's expectations.
"The love and affection showered by fans across the country for Vikram is heart-warming. Vikram was created with the sheer vision of entertaining audiences across the country and Disney+ Hotstar has helped reach it further right into the homes and hands of the viewers. It is a moment of celebration that it is continuing to break records, now registering the biggest opening weekend for Disney+ Hotstar nationally. My congratulations to the entire Team Vikram'', says actor and producer, Kamal Haasan.
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