"Highest-grossing Tamil movie of the year across the world": Bigil producer's sensational statement
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 02:49 PM
‘Thalapathy’ Vijay’s Bigil, which came out this Diwali under the AGS Entertainment banner, has gone on to collect over 250 crores in worldwide box office collections. Made at a budget of 180 crores, the action sports entertainer featuring chart-buster music by Oscar-winning composer A. R. Rahman is the third occasion Vijay and director Atlee have collaborated after Theri in 2016 and Mersal in 2017.
With the film getting released yesterday (December 12) on the over-the-top media service, Amazon Prime, Bigil is today celebrating its 50th day in its theatrical run and is yet another feather in Vijay’s cap. In that light, the film’s producer, Archana Kalpathi, took to her social networking pages to express her gratitude to fans for making Bigil a sensational box office hit while also informing them that it has become the highest-grossing Tamil movie of the year across the world. Check out her Twitter tweet below:
Bigil featuring Vijay in dual roles as father (Rayappan) and son (Michael aka. Bigil) also marks the first occasion the superstar’s three consecutive films after Mersal and Sarkar have surpassed 250 crores in collections. Vijay is paired opposite Nayanthara in the film, which has Yogi Babu, Anandaraj, Kathir, Vivek, Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff, former Indian football star IM Vijayan, Indhuja, Daniel Balaji, Vivek, Varsha Bollamma, Amritha Iyer, Soundararaja, Gayathri Reddy, Devadarshini, Dheena among others in major supporting roles.
Watch Bigil full movie now | Thalapathy | Vijay | Atlee | AR Rahman
By Avinash Pandian | Galatta | 02:14 PM
Vijay's Bigil has become a blockbuster hit at the box office and still continues to run in a few theatres across Tamil Nadu. Also the occupancy rate for Bigil is still solid enough even after completing 48 days at the theatres. The family audiences and the women have given a big thumbs up to the film. Vijay fans have been enjoying the success of the film. We were the first to inform everyone that Bigil will release on Amazon Prime on the 13th of December. Now as a surprise Amazon has released the movie a day prior to the actual plan. We are sure the fans are going to be excited by this and here is your time to watch the full HD version of Bigil on Amazon.
Produced by AGS Entertainment, Bigil also starred Nayanthara, Jackie Shroff, Kathir, Vivekh, Yogi Babu, Daniel Balaji, Indhuja, Reba Monica John, Amritha Aiyer, Indraja Shankar, in the star cast. The film, which got released on the festive occasion of Diwali, opened to fairly positive reviews from the fans and general audience, while another section of the audience wasn't impressed with the film. The digital streaming rights of Bigil has been sold to Amazon Prime for a whopping price and it was already revealed, much before the film's release. Here is the link to watch the full movie of Bigil in HD version:
Breaking details on Atlee's next after Bigil | A5 hero and shooting plans revealed
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 07:00 PM
Shah Rukh Khan is right now on a break and is spending some quality time with his family. It has been quite a while since the fans got an update on his projects. Since morning, reports surfaced on social media that Shah Rukh would be collaborating with directors duo Raj and DK who are known for their works like Go Goa Gone and The Family Man (web series). On the other hand, as already known, Shah Rukh has already finalised a film with director Atlee. The fans were confused to know if Atlee was replaced by Raj and DK.
However, when we checked with our trusted sources, they clarified on the news and gave a better clarity. We are told that Shah Rukh Khan's immediate next film will be directed by Atlee only and it will go on floors from March 2020. The Bigil director and his team are said to have started the preparatory works for this magnum opus Bollywood film.
Raj and DK's film with Shah Rukh will follow suit and it is expected to go on floors in the second half of 2020. A5 (Atlee's 5th directorial) will feature Shah Rukh Khan as the lead and it is most likely to be produced by Karan Johar's Dharma Productions. Going by the updates, it looks like SRK's next two films will be directed by Atlee and Raj/DK respectively.
Thalapathy Vijay's Bigil - bonus emotional song video | Idharkuthaan
By Galatta | 10:30 AM
Thalapathy Vijay's Bigil, which released for the festive weekend of Diwali, has already created wonders at the box office. The film has completed its one month of run and has entered into the new week from today (November 25). The film's star cast also includes Nayanthara, Jackie Shroff, Kathir, Daniel Balaji, Vivekh, Yogi Babu, and others. Vijay plays the role of a football coach in this sports action drama directed by Atlee. Vijay is the coach of the Tamil Nadu Women's Football team which has budding actors like Indhuja, Varsha Bollamma, Reba Monica John, Amritha Aiyer, Indraja Shankar as football players.
Having said this, the makers have now released the lyric video of the song, 'Idharkuthaan' from the film. The video song captures the emotional moments between the football players. The visuals capture the emotions beautifully and it helped in elevating the mood of the film. This song was not part of the album and was added as a bonus song, directly in the film, and the fans loved it.
This soul-stirring number is crooned by Dhee (Santhosh Narayanan's daughter) with lyrics by Vivek. The video is sure to create some new waves on YouTube. With music by A.R.Rahman and cinematography by G.K.Vishnu, Bigil is produced by AGS Entertainment. This song (Lyric Video) has been released on the official Youtube channel of Sony Music who owns the film's audio rights. Catch 'Idharkuthaan' from Bigil here:
New Emotinal Video From Thalapathy Vijay's Bigil Is Out!
By Lokesh RV | Galatta | 10:05 AM
Thalapathy Vijay's Bigil released on October 25th, a couple of days before the big festive day Diwali and the film managed to set some new records at the box-office. Bigil is having a phenomenal run crossing the 300 crore mark in its fifth week. The film was written and directed by Atlee was produced by Kalpathi S Aghoram under the banner AGS Entertainment. Bigil has a huge star-cast that includes Nayanthara and Jackie Shroff in prominent roles along with Vivek, Yogi Babu, Aadhirai Soundarajan, Amritha Aiyer, Anandaraj Selvaraj, Daniel Balaji, Indhuja Ravichandran, Reba Monica John and other. The sports drama film has music composed by AR Rahman.
With the movie having a successful run at the theatres, the makers have now released a new video from the film. Tugging right at your heartstrings, presenting the emotionally rich song titled Kaalame from Bigil. Composed by AR Rahman in Vivek's evocative lyrics, this one is sure to give you the goosebumps experience. Kaalame is a surprise track for the fans as the song did not take place in the initial album that was released. Check out the heart-melting track Kaalame from Bigil below,
Bigil - Kaalame Lyric Video (Tamil) | Thalapathy Vijay, Nayanthara | A.R. Rahman | Atlee
Breaking: Thalapathy Vijay's Bigil - Amazon Prime release date revealed!!
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 05:05 PM
Thalapathy Vijay's Bigil which has become a blockbuster hit at the box office is right now in its 5th weekend showing some great occupancy at the theatres. The family audiences and the women have given a big thumbs up to the film. Vijay fans have been enjoying the success of the film. Having said that, we have now got an exclusive update on the digital premiere of this Atlee directed sports drama. We are sure the fans are going to be excited by this and are going to look forward to it eagerly.
The digital streaming rights of Bigil has been sold to Amazon Prime for a whopping price and it was already revealed, much before the film's release. It has now come to our notice through our sources that the film will release on Prime Video from December 13. Yes, that is the update we have got and we thought of letting our readers and followers know about it.
Produced by AGS Entertainment, Bigil also starred Nayanthara, Jackie Shroff, Kathir, Vivekh, Yogi Babu, Daniel Balaji, Indhuja, Reba Monica John, Amritha Aiyer, Indraja Shankar, in the star cast. The film, which got released on the festive occasion of Diwali, opened to fairly positive reviews from the fans and general audience, while another section of the audience weren't impressed with the film. So, get ready to watch Bigil on Prime Video from December 13.
Romantic song from Kathir's next sports film after Bigil - Jada | Anirudh | Sam C. S
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 03:55 PM
Actor Kathir left a mark in his debut film, Madha Yaanai Koottam, and came up with yet another commendable performance in the critically acclaimed, Kirumi, as well as appearing in a vital supporting role in the blockbuster Vijay Sethupathi and Madhavan starrer, Vikram Vedha. After that, he delivered a breakout performance in last year’s smash hit, Pariyerum Perumal, which showed him as a rebellious law student with the film receiving high praise while also tasting huge box office success. Since then, Kathir has been seen in the biggie, Bigil, alongside ‘Thalapathy’ Vijay and Nayanthara under Atlee’s direction with the film going on to hit over 250 crores in worldwide collections. He also has in his kitty the rural comedy entertainer, Sarbath, with Soori and another action sports drama films after Bigil titled Jada. The talk for Jada directed by Kumaran has been quite positive for a while, especially after the film’s teaser and trailer fetched a thumping response. With promotions for Jada already underway, the lyric video for the first single track titled ‘Apdi Paakadhadee’ composed by Sam C. S. and sung by Anirudh Ravichander and Swagatha S Krishnan has now been officially released.
Produced under The Poet Studios banner, director Kumaran’s Jada gearing up for a theatrical release on December 6 also includes Roshini as the female lead followed by Sreedhar A.P, Yogi Babu, Kishore, Gowtham Selvaraj, Swathishta, Arun Alexander, Lijesh, Arun Prasad, Aruvi Bala, Nishanth, Shanmugam, Raj, Kulothungan in supporting roles. The film has a strong technical talent among whom include AR Soorya for the cinematography, editing by Richard Kevin A, art direction by Srikanth, stunts by Vimal Rambo, choreography by Sri Krish.
Check out the ‘Apdi Paakadhadee’ song lyric video from Jada below:
Harish Kalyan's romantic film with the Bigil girl - Dhanusu Raasi Neyargale Teaser
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 05:10 PM
Harish Kalyan, who was last seen in the intense romantic drama, Ispade Rajavum Idhaya Raniyum, is gearing up for the release of Dhanusu Raasi Neyargale. This romantic comedy entertainer features Reba Monica John and Digangana Suryavanshi as the female leads. Reba Monica John, who made a lasting impact as an acid attack survivor in the recently released Bigil, will be looking forward to continue the success streak. The film is directed by debutant Sanjay Bharathi, who is the son of yesteryear director and actor Santhana Bharathi.
Actors Munishkanth Ramadoss and Yogi Babu form the supporting cast. The official teaser of Dhanusu Raasi Neyargale has now been released on social media and this one is sure to impress the youngsters. The teaser is filled with full of fun and romantic moments and establishes the basic premise of the film. Produced by Gokulam Gopalan, Dhanusu Raasi Neyargale has music by Ghibran and cinematography by PK Varma.
The teaser has been released on the official YouTube channel of Sony Music who owns the film's audio rights. Our sources inform us that the film is scheduled to hit the screens on December 6th. An official word on that is awaited. Until then, catch the teaser:
Emotional Bigil Rayappan scene | Thalapathy Vijay | Atlee | A. R. Rahman
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 11:45 AM
‘Thalapathy’ Vijay’s Bigil, which came out as a Diwali release towards the end of last month under Atlee’s direction, has turned out to be yet another blockbuster for the duo and is the third big success for them after their previous films, Theri and Mersal. Produced by AGS Entertainment with chart-buster music by Oscar-winning composer A. R. Rahman, the action sports entertainer had Vijay playing dual roles as father (Rayappan) and son (Michael aka. Bigil). With the film having grossed over 250 crores in worldwide box office collections, two sneak peek videos as part of the promotions were released to a positive response with a new and third scene featured on both characters essayed by Vijay is now out.
Bigil has been enjoying a successful run in theatres across the world and is the first time that three films of Vijay including Mersal and Sarkar have surpassed 250 crores in global box office collections on the trot. Apart from Vijay, Nayanthara, Yogi Babu and Anandaraj, the film also had Kathir, Vivek, Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff, former Indian football star IM Vijayan, Indhuja, Daniel Balaji, Vivek, Varsha Bollamma, Amritha Iyer, Soundararaja, Gayathri Reddy, Devadarshini, Dheena among others in major supporting roles.
Check out the new intense Bigil sneak peek video below:
Kathir's next film after Bigil | Jada Official Trailer
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 09:43 AM
Kathir, who played an important supporting role in the recently released Thalapathy Vijay starrer Bigil, is still basking in the massive success of the movie. Football seems to be Kathir's lucky charm, as folloing Bigil, he is playing a football player in his next movie - Jada, also! Jada, directed by debutante Kumaran, is bankrolled by Vignesh under the The Poet Studios banner. This movie will see Roshini Prakash making her debut as the female lead with top stars like Yogi Babu, Kishore, Rajkumar, Nishanth, Lijesh, Aruvi Bala, Swathishta and a number of others, as part of the cast!
Today evening, Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi launched this movie's trailer! This interesting trailer starts off in what seems to be a football-based action drama genre but quickly moves on to different genres! By the end of the trailer, the viewers are left wondering if this is a horror movie or a thriller movie or just a sports action drama! Kathir has proven himself to be an able performer and the trailer stands testimony to that fact! Yogi Babu seems to be having an important role that travels throughout the movie, alongside Kathir.
Emotions run high in the trailer and this promises an entertaining movie in the making. Sam CS has scored the music for Jada, which has Richard Kevin A's editing and AR Sooriya's cinematography. As of now, reports state that Jada would be hitting the screens on December 6th! There will be heavy competition at the Box Office, as three other movies are also releasing on the same day. Let's wait and see which of these movies emerges the Box Office winner! Check out the trailer below: