The makers of Velaiyilla Pattathari had sent the movie
to Regional Censor Board last week and it was cleared on Saturday
(July 12). After watching the movie, the members of the board felt
that the Tamil movie could be watched by all section of audience of
different age groups. Hence, they have given the 'U' certificate.
It has paved for its release on July 18.
Dhanush shared his excitement on the same on Twitter. He wrote,
"Dear fans, press and media, I'm super excited to announce that VIP
has been censored with a "u" certificate and will release on coming
On the other end, Sun TV has acquired the satellite rights of
Velaiyilla Pattathari for a good price. It comes as a big
boost for the movie as the deal includes active promotions of the
movie on the television channel, which has the highest reach
among Tamil channels.
Velaiyilla Pattathari stars Dhanush and Amala Paul in the lead roles. Vivek, Sathish, Samuthirakani, Saranya, Surabhi, Anita Ratnam and others are in the cast.