More than 8 Million views in less than 48 hours for a Tamil teaser is unheard of. Add to that 286K likes with countless comments and you know it's superstar Rajinikanth that we are talking about. Yes, the teaser of Kabali now has 8 Million views against its name.
At the current rate, the 1 minute 6 seconds video might surpass the number of views gathered by the teaser of Vikram's I. So far, the teaser of the Shankar directorial has managed to amass 11 Million views.
Expect Kabali to dethrone the Vikram-starrer in the next few days, in the battle of most viewed Tamil teaser ever.
Who would have thought that an actor after making his debut in the mid 70s would go on to give tough competition for his younger contemporaries in the year 2016?
In the age of internet, the 65-year-old veteran is still flexing his muscles and is looking mighty impressive as well.
Not surprisingly, celebrities from various film industries took to their Twitter and other social media networks to heap praise on Rajinikanth and his latest teaser.
"No superstar except RAJNI sir can make a screen vibrate like this.. I want to watch this film 4 times on 1st day. KABALI is looking like BAHUBALI ka BAAP.... one and only RAJNIKANTH," film-maker Ram Gopal Varma had posted.
Dulquer Salmaan said, "Boom ! Nobody like superstar! What an insane teaser #Kabali !! Highlight is superstar in his 1970s avatar !"
"Superstar's #Kabali avatar is so awesome that it gives you GOOSEBUMPS! Everything in #KabaliTeaser is fantastic.." Parvathy Nair wrote on her Twitter page.