Kumar has proved his star power again, as his latest trailer of
his upcoming movie Billa 2 has garnered more attention than
a much-awaited Bollywood film. Well, the new teaser of the Tamil
movie has got more hits on video-sharing site YouTube than Ranbir
Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Ileana D'Cruz starrer Barfi.
Billa 2 and Barfi trailers were released on
July 2 evening and both the trailers have been overwhelmingly
welcomed by fans. But the interesting part of the story is that the
teaser of Tamil film got more views than the Bollywood movie. While
the Ajith Kumar's film managed to cross five-lakh mark in 48 hours,
the Ranbir Kapoor's movie could only manage to cross 4.75 lakh
At the end of second day, Ajith Kumar's Billa 2 trailer
had got 522,452, whereas Barfi had received 482,254 hits.
However, the current views stand at 662,030 and 595,765, which
clearly shows that Billa 2 is way ahead of
Barfi is a romantic comedy film directed by Anurag
Basu. It is a heart-warming tale of Murphy (a deaf and dumb boy)
and Jhilmil (a mentally challenged girl) and Ileana D'Cruz. The
film talks about the prankster Murphy, whose bitter-sweet
relationships with Illeana and Priyanka would lead to twists and
turns in their respective lives.
On the other end, Billa 2, which is a prequel to
Billa, is a gangster-thriller starring Ajith Kumar,
Parvathy Omanakuttan and Bruna Abdullah in the leads. It is about
David Billa's transformation from an ordinary man to underworld
kingpin. It is directed by Chakri Toleti.