Chennai, June 20 (): Vijay’s fans are in for sweet news just ahead of Ilayathalapathy’s soon-to-come birthday. Their icon has been crowned the next ‘Superstar of Kollywood’, as decided in polls conducted by Tamil weekly,Kumudam.
With the debate constantly doing rounds in Kollywood circles and amidst the fan groups on who is the next Superstar after one and only Rajinikanth, the poll by Kumudam conducted amidst public declares Vijay as the next Superstar.
This poll by Kumudam has been conducted in three stages : votes were collected directly from public, they were polled through the magazine and also via online medium. About a whopping 35 lakh people had voted in Kumudam poll,overall.
According to poll results, there is no big surprise there to know that the biggest competition was said to be among the two actors Vijay and Ajith. While Vijay enjoyed a huge fan following in rural and suburban belts, Ajith’s fan base primarily revolved around the urban regions.
The results reveal that the difference between Ajith and Vijay is only fractional, in terms of votes they had garnered from the public.
Ilayathalapathy Vijay topped the list, seconded by Ajith and the third slot was occupied by Suriya.
No of votes bagged by each actor as below:
Vijay : 12,80,300
Ajith : 12,17,650
Suriya : 5,47,050
Vijay has bagged 62,650 votes more than Ajith. Going purely by the final vote count,Vijay is crowned the next Superstar by the people.
Actors Dhanush,Vikram, Simbu, Arya and Jeeva follow suit in that order and the remaining votes have been split up across few other actors.
Meantime, the secret to Vijay’s success formula has been discussed by some of the Kollywood biggies: Actress Radhika felt that sincerity and hard work are the secrets behind the success of Vijay.
Comedian Charlie who has shared screen space with Vijay in most number of films felt that dedicated work and openly wishing to learn what he does not know,without any false airs have contributed to his success in the industry.
On Vijay’s success formula, director Seeman shared that the actor does not interfere with the work of directors and that is why he is able to act in the directorials of even newcomers. He also said that Vijay is highly cooperative and reads the pulse of his fans very well.
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(Information courtesy: Kumudam
Image courtesy : Vijay Facebook)