Reason Why Kerala is Ilayathalapathy’s Fort !
Everyone knows about Ilayathalapathy’s stardom in Kerala, The actor is celebrated as one of their own and every release of his is celebrated as a festival in Kerala. Now here is fact that once again proves why Kerala is Ilayathalapathy’s fort indeed.
- In Top 10 Kerala Box Office for Tamil Films, Ilayathalapathy dominates it with 5 films marking his presence in “Thalaiva”, “Jilla”, “Thupakki”, “Kaththi” and the recently released “Theri”.
- Theri collected a massive Rs 3.30 crore on its opening day to become the highest opener ever for a film in Kerala. The previous record was held by Shankar – Chiyaan Vikram’s “I“ with Rs 3.05 crore.
- Theri recorded the highest opening weekend ever with collections of Rs 9.85 crore. On Monday afternoon itself the film had crossed the coveted Rs 10 crore mark at the Kerala Box Office. Theri surpassed the lifetime business of his previous blockbusters Thuppakki and Kaththi ( both Rs 10 crore plus grossers) in just five days.
- Theri totally grossed Rs 17.50 crore at the Box Office and stands at Number 2 in All Time Kerala Box Office.