Actor Vijay’s latest release ‘Mersal’ has become one of the biggest releases in his career and has already entered the INR 100 crores club. Directed by Atlee, ‘Mersal’ has Vijay playing triple roles in the film for the first time in his career. Besides Vijay, ‘Mersal’ also stars Samantha Akkineni, Kajal Aggarwal and Nithya Menen as the leading ladies. The film found itself amidst many controversies, biggest on being the GST dialogues which irked few political leaders. However, no cuts or mutes were made in the film despite many attempts by political leaders.
The story of ‘Mersal’ is co-written by Baahubali director K.V.Vijayendra Prasad which has added to the excitement around the film. Despite facing many roadblocks ahead of the release in the form of strike protesting the double taxation, Mersal emerged winner this Diwali and making it a special one for the producers, Sri Thenandal Films. Mersal is the 100th film for producers, Sri Thenandal Films, and with the film becoming such a huge success, the festive season of Diwali would be special one for the producers.
Here are few photos from the making of Mersal: