Bairavaa box office collection: Vijay gets best opening of his career
Ilayathalapathy Vijay’s Pongal film Bairavaa, which released on Thursday, has given its lead actor biggest ever opening of his career in Tamil Nadu. The film has hit more than 450 screens in Tamil Nadu and its total first-day collection from the state is said to be Rs 20 crore, surpassing the first day collections of the previous Vijay films. “#Bairavaa Tremendous Opening throughout TN. Noon Show Gross – 5 Cr+ Expecting 1st day Gross to be around 20 Cr @actorvijay @SriGreen_Offl,” tweeted Sri Green Productions, which bagged the distribution rights of the new Vijay-starrer for a whopping price.
In Chennai, where the shows began as early as 1 am, the film has raked in about Rs 92 lakh on its opening day, which is the third highest after Rajinikanth’s Kabali and Vijay’s Theri.
The film opened in Kerala, where Vijay commands a huge fan following, on a good note despite the ongoing crisis in Mollywood. The theatre strike has affected the film’s collection as it was announced that it …