As we all know, Vijay is undoubtedly one of the biggest and most popular stars in the Tamil film industry today. Fondly referred to as ‘Ilayathalapathy’ by his fans, the star has over the years won the love of movie buffs thanks to his stylish personality, charming screen presence and raw looks. Moreover, he has also impressed fans courtesy his simple personality.
Now, he is in the limelight for an awesome reason. According to reports, Vijay’s ‘Thuppakki’ is likely to be screened in Australia on his birthday on June 22. If this indeed the case then it will be first time that such a thing happens. Needless to say, this news is bound to create a buzz amongst fans.
For the uninitiated, ‘Thuppakki’ is touted to be an action-drama and is directed by AR Murugadoss. It hit screens in 2012 and emerged a winner at the ticket window. Besides Vijay, it features Kajal Aggarwal in the lead while Vidyut Jammwal plays the villain. It was later remade in Hindi as Holiday. The Bollywood remake features Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha in the lead while Freddy Daruwala plays the villain.
On a related note, Vijay was last seen in ‘Bhairavaa’. Touted as an action-drama, it was directed by Bharathan and did average business at the BO. Besides the superstar, it features Keerthy Suresh in the lead. At present, he is shooting for Vijay 61. Also featuring Kajal Aggarwal and Samantha Ruth Prabhu in the lead, it will hit screens later this year.