Chennai,Nov 18 (): Kollywood, the film factory of Tamil Nadu is a bee-hive of exciting non-stop activity and hot news.
Today,we have our young stars Thala Ajith and Ilayathalapathy Vijay in the news, hogging the limelight!
Kushboo calls Ajith ‘George Clooney of Kollywood’; Arrambam rocks box-office!
Seasoned actress Kushboo and wife of director Sundar C has said she saw Ajith as ‘George Clooney of Kollywood’. (George Clooney is the award-winning American actor cum director and has bagged the title of ‘Sexiest Man Alive,’ twice by ‘People’ magazine).
Post watching Ajith –starrer Arrambam, Kushboo told India Glitz that she found Ajith terrific in Arrambam and her heart skipped a beat every time she saw a close-up shot of him!
Arrambam, the magnum opus of Ajith-Vishnuvardhan combo is setting new trends in box-office collections, in addition to being considered the best entertainer of this season.
The action-thriller presented by Ajith in his stylish ‘salt and pepper’ look is still doing well in its third week of release not only in India but also in overseas circuits including the USA, the UK, Australia, Singapore and Malaysia.
Arrambam has reportedly minted over Rs 75 crores at the worldwide box-office,which has made its director Vishnuvardhan a happy man.
The action thriller is reported to be a massive hit in the Unites States where it has beaten collections of other Tamil films including Thuppakki, Singam 2 and Thalaivaa.
Arrambam is the fifth highest grossing Tamil film in the US, next to Endhiran, Vishwaroopam, Sivaji and Dasavatharam, reports IB Times.
Vijay displays his rock-hard dedication at Jilla shoot in Japan
Team Jilla was recently in Japan along with Ilayathalapathy Vijay. The area where the Jilla crew had camped has had an earthquake. Hearing the news, Jilla producer RB Choudary himself had phoned up Vijay to head back to India safely.
But,Vijay with his well-known dedication had offered to stay back at the location, to make full use of the natural setting that the scenes had demanded for. The crew did manage to shoot the song sequence as planned, without any hitches that goes to prove the rock-hard commitment of Vijay.
Jilla team is looking to initiate the post-production works by the first week of December, to ready it for Pongal 2014 release.