The budget of Vijay's forthcoming movie Velayudham is
increasing with every stage of its filming. The movie, which was
planned with Rs. 35 crore, has already crossed the limit and has
reached close to Rs. 41 crore.
Sources say that Jayam Ravi directorial Velayudham has
surpassed the planned budget and is expected to reach around
Rs.46-48 crore, which means the movie will be the biggest ever film
of Vijay till date. The graphic works, which are in progress, will
also being made in world-class standards, claim sources.
It further adds that the makers of the film have not compromised
on aspect of the film. For the title song of Velayudham,
producer Aascar Ravichandran spent Rs.1.25 crores. The high-action
festival kutthu number was shot with 6,000 folk and junior artistes
and dancers at Thirumurty Dam near Udumalpet.
Hollywood stunt director Tom Delmar choreographed action
sequences of Velayudham have cost more than 10 crores and
the makers of the film have shelled out Rs. 2 crore for the climax
scene alone. However, the movie featuring Vijay, Genelia D'Souza
and Hansika Motwani is expected to release in August.