Thala Ajith Kumar’s much awaited spy-thriller Vivegam was released yesterday and as expected, it has taken box-office by storm. Vivegam has opened to phenomenal response from fans. The film made an record of 100% occupancy from the morning shows itself. Trade analysts were expecting huge day 1 numbers by looking at the massive buzz for film and looks like, they were right. Vivegam is a huge winner at the box-office.
Vivegam has set an all-time box office record in Chennai city and earned Rs 1.21 crore on Day 1 from 750 screens beating Superstar Rajinikanth’s Kabali Rs 1.12 crore. Despite of mixed reviews, Vivegam managed to achieve this feat. Thanks to the craze of audiences for the film. Even outside Tamilnadu, the film got a good opening. Vivegam did extremely well in Karnataka. In US, the film grossed over 245k$ on day 1 and It has already surpassed Ajith’s own Veeram lifetime collections in US which was 243k$.
Vivegam has grossed over Rs 22 crore on day 1 in Tamilnadu. It was also released simultaneously in Telugu as Vivekam and grossed around 3.50 crore in AP/TS from 450 screens.
Vivegam Day 1 Box-Office Collections (India Gross) :-
Tamilnadu – 22 Cr
Karnataka – 2.6 Cr
Kerala – 2.5 Cr
Ap/Ts – 3.5 Cr
Rest Of India – 0.77 Cr
Total – 31.3 Cr (Aprx)
Directed by Siva, Vivegam stars Ajith Kumar and Kajal Agarwal in lead roles while Vivek Oberoi, Akshara Hassan and Aarav Chowdhary are playing other crucial roles.