In what could probably be a new record in terms of hits on YouTube, Thalaivaa trailer has garnered massive views on the video-sharing website. It clearly shows the popularity that Illayathalapathy enjoys among Tamil audience.
The trailer was released on Friday (June 21) evening at 7 pm. It
was also instantly released on YouTube. As expected it went viral
in no time and became a hit video clipping on the video-sharing
In three days, the Thalaivaa video got over 14 lakh
hits, which is said to be a record for a Tamil trailer. By the time
this story went live, the clipping had received 16 lakh+ hits on
The views for only the official trailer has been taken into consideration, and if the views for all the unofficial video trailers are taken into account, the hits will cross 18.5 lakhs. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
A Common Man Turns Thalaivaa
It is 2.42-minute trailer that says the story about a common
man, who turns into Thalaivaa. The video-clipping has the
tagline 'Time to lead'.
Fans of Vijay have done their best to promote the video-clipping
to make it popular on internet. They spread the link and helped the
trailer to get repeated users on fans club websites and on
What Is The Trailer All About?
The trailer is package of powerful dialogues, interesting dance
moves, charming looks of Amala Paul, stylish avatar of Sathyaraj,
fiery Abhimanyu Singh, beautiful locales of London and hilarious
on-liners from Santhanam. Last but not least, the action sequences
are one of the highlights of the video.
Thalaivaa is an action film starring Vijay, Amala Paul
and Sathyaraj in the leads. It is directed by AL Vijay and produced
by Chandraprakash Jain.
Thalaivaa will hit the screens in July. The film is
reportedly based on a real life crime lord Haji Mastan.