Thalapathy Vijay’s Bigil had proved to be a good success despite being backed by a whopping budget of around 180 crores. The movie surpassed Petta on the global front in just 11 days and then it has once again crossed the same Rajinikanth starrer in the overseas collection.
Bigil had earned 80 crores approx in the overseas market to become the highest-grossing Tamil film of 2019 by surpassing Petta’s 73 crores.
In Bigil, Vijay is seen in dual roles as father and son. As the father, he plays a local don and as the son he is the coach of a women’s football team.
Directed by Atlee Kumar. Bigil enjoyed a dream run worldwide during its release in almost 4,200 screens. Incidentally, this is his third film with Thalapthy Vijay after Theri and Mersal.
In the first 5 days itself, the movie crossed the 200 crore mark globally. It is also the fourth Tamil movie to get a Twitter emoji.