We all know that according to the latest data released by the most famous search engine google, Ilayathalapathy Vijay is the most searched South Indian Celebrity of 2014 comprehensively beating the likes of Superstar Rajinikanth, Thala Ajith Kumar and even Telugu star Mahesh Babu. So why is Vijay so popular among all South Indian actors?
As we all know, Vijay has a huge fan base not only in Tamil Nadu but also in Kerala. Pick any Keralite who has the habit of watching Tamil movies and ask him/her who their favourite actor is in Kollywood and nine out of ten the answer would be Ilayathalapathy Vijay.
Apart from having enormous number of people as his followers, Vijay, also is a gifted dancer which helps as his dancing skills attracts kids and encourages them to watch his movie. This particular fact has helped Vijay to expand his popularity.
In 2014, Vijay had two massive releases, Jilla for Pongal and Kaththi for Diwali. Both went on to become highly successful at the box office with the latter crossing the 100 crore mark. There is no denying the fact that Jilla and Kaththi would've contributed handsomely to Vijay's popularity within cyberspace in 2014.
Vijay is most likely to be searched more than any other South Indian actor in 2015 too given the fact that his upcoming movie Vijay 58 has already given rise to expectations among Vijay fans. However, he might face stiff competition from Ajith as Yennai Arindhaal is liable to take center stage and also Chiyaan Vikram, given the popularity of his upcoming movie I .