PS-1 crosses Vikram lifetime collections

Ponniyin Selvan-1 or PS-1 has crossed Kamal Haasan's Vikram life-time collections to become new Industry Hit for Tamil films in Tamil Nadu and Overseas markets. PS-1 collected over Rs.200 crores gross in Tamil Nadu state and this is the first film to achieve that landmark.

PS-1 crosses Vikram Collections
PS-1 crosses Vikram Collections

Ponniyin Selvan-1 or PS-1 has crossed Kamal Haasan’s Vikram life-time collections to become new Industry Hit for Tamil films in Tamil Nadu and Overseas markets. PS-1 collected over Rs.200 crores gross in Tamil Nadu state and this is the first film to achieve that landmark. Vikram collected more than Rs.432.5 crores lifetime Worldwide and Rs.183.5-190 crores at Tamil Nadu box office becoming ALL-TIME Second Highest Grosser behind Rajnikanth’s 2.0 earlier this year. PS-1 beaten the overall gross of Vikram and went on to collect Rs.450 crores, worldwide in 17 days, according to multiple Box office trackers’ updates.

Legendary director Mani Ratnam wanted to adapt Ponniyin Selvan book, written by Kalki Krishnamurthy, into movie from past 4 decades. He finally, managed to make his dream come true with PS-1, PS-2 while bringing an ensemble cast like Chiyaan Vikram, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha Krishnan, Jayaram, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Sharath Kumar, Prakash Raaj, Prathiban, Prabhu, Vikram Prabhu, together.

PS-1 creates records at TN BO during third weekend
PS-1 creates records at TN BO during third weekend

PS-1 is the first part of the two part movie adaptation and PS-2 release date will be announced soon. Lyca Productions and Madras Talkies have produced the film together. PS-1 is said to have earned enough profits from theatrical window and other digital, satellite and music rights to recover both the parts budget. PS-2 is set to create more records in Tamil Nadu and Overseas. It is expected to cross 2.0 lifetime gross as well.

Vikram starring Kamal Haasan, Fahad Fassil, Vijay Sethupathi and Suriya in a cameo created records and director Lokesh Kanagaraj promised to make his own cinematic universe like Marvel, LCU. Thalapathy67, Vijay’s next film to be directed by Lokesh is expected to be a part of LCU and the hype, buzz around the project is sky-high.

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