Director Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan: Part 1 is marching towards Rs 500-crore at the box office worldwide. By the end of 17 days, the film entered Rs 200-crore club in Tamil Nadu. This is the first ever Tamil film to achieve this incredible milestone. According to trade analyst Ramesh Bala, Ponniyin Selvan is yet to surpass Rajinikanth’s 2.0’s records in India and in the international market. The film is still going strong at the box office.
PONNIYIN SELVAN RAKES IN RS 200 CRORE IN TAMIL NADU
Ponniyin Selvan: Part 1 hit the theatres on September 30 in multiple languages. The film has been shattering box office records with every passing day.
Trade expert Ramesh Bala confirmed that Ponniyin Selvan is the first Tamil film to enter the Rs 200-crore club in Tamil Nadu. He also added that the film is yet to beat Rajiikanth’s 2.0 in India and the international market.
ALL ABOUT PONNIYIN SELVAN
Directed by Mani Ratnam, Ponniyin Selvan is adapted from the popular Tamil literary novel of the same name written by Kalki Krishnamurthy. The film features Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Chiyaan Vikram, Trisha, Karthi and Jayam Ravi in lead roles. Prakash Raj, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Sobhita Dhulipala, Sarathkumar, Parthiban, Jayaram, Prabhu, Vikram Prabhu and Kishore form the supporting cast.