Abhimanyudu starring actor Vishal, Samantha Akkineni and Action King Arjun Sarja in lead roles released last week and is going strong with steady collections across all centers. Speaking about the grand success of the film Producer Gujjalapudi Hari says, “Abhimanyudu stands as biggest blockbuster in Vishal’s career by collecting more than 12 crores in 7 days. The film is running with house-full collections in its second week in 261 theatres across AP & Telangana. The audience is impressed with the core point of the film which deals with the cyber crimes nowadays. Director PS Mithran has narrated this point quite engagingly as Vishal’s character in this film resembles his true nature. He performed his character very naturally which helped the film to a great extent.”
Speaking about actor Samantha Akkineni, who has scored a hattrick hit with this film, he said, “Samantha who is scoring successive successes and being lauded by the audience for her roles added more value to the film.”
The producer is also all praise for actor Arjun Sarja and thanked him for his support. “Action Hero Arjun’s intense performance as villain made the film more gripping. Yuvan Shankar Raja’s re-recording thrills audience. All these factors made Audience to experience this extraordinary thriller. That’s why the film has collected more than 12 crores in 7 days. Very happy that film is running with houseful crowd across all centers. I thank Vishal garu & audiences for giving such a big hit to our Hari Venkateswara Pictures,” he added.
Abhimanyudu is the Telugu version of Tamil film Irumbu Thirai which had a great run in Tamil as well. The Tamil version received rave reviews and was appreciated for picking up a subject which is currently a focal point in the nation. Irumbu Thirai is the first time that Vishal and Samantha Akkineni are pairing up for a film.