Chennai, Jan 14 (): Jilla starring Vijay and Malayalam Superstar Mohanlal released as a Pongal treat for Vijay’s fans is said to be rocking box-office and raking in good collections, according to recent reports.
Elated by the success of Jilla at box-office, a success meet was held to celebrate the roaring response that the film had garnered. The film producer RB Chaudhary at the success meet said Vijay is an actor for the masses. Therefore it is fitting to make a action-drama with Vijay to satisfy his large fan base.
Jilla has reportedly minted Rs.15.43 crore in its opening weekend. Expressing his happiness over the response to the Vijay-starrer, Chaudhary added that the film is doing well in Kerala too,which he heard from Mohanlal.
Ilayathalapathy Vijay was also at the success meet who said that he never attends such meets but this time he attended moved by the love of his fans who took the pains to queue up for tickets right in the crack of dawn at about 4 am to watch the movie on the release day. Vijay also conveyed his heart-felt thanks to all his fans who received Jilla well and gave a big thumbs-up to it.
Interestingly, both Jilla and Ajith-starrer Veeram had raked in a gross business of Rs. 7.3 crore (close estimates) in Tamil Nadu at the box-office on the opening day.
It appears that Thala-Thalapathy Pongal has indeed turned out to be a sweet treat for fans of both the stars!
Here,watch Team Jilla at the success meet: