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Dhanush Beats The Likes Of Mahesh Babu, Might Surpass Rajinikanth In The Near Future!

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National Award winning actor Dhanush has yet again proved that he is one among those stars who enjoys a wide bandwidth of popularity not only in Tamil Nadu but the whole of South India. The reason we say that this time around? The Maari  actor has 2 million followers in Twitter.

Standing just behind his father in law, Superstar Rajinikanth, in the race to highest number of followers among South Indian actors, Dhanush is now officially the youngest South Indian celebrity with most number of followers in the social networking site.

Surpassing the likes of Mahesh Babu and Siddharth with 1.54 and 1.74 million followers respectively, Dhanush's latest achievement is yet another feather in his already decorated cap.

Undoubtedly, the number of followers Dhanush has managed to get reflects his adoration in other parts of India as well. The proud actor had tweeted, "2 million followers thank you for all the love,support and encouragement.will do my level best to make u all proud #spreadlove".

Dhanush has some exciting projects under his kitty at the moment. While his untitled project with director-cinematographer Velraj is in its post production stage, shooting for Prabhu Solomon's film is underway.

The talented actor will also be working with stem-winding storytellers like Vetrimaran and RS Durai Senthilkumar in the near future.

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Dhanush Might Surpass Rajinikanth

With just 2,62,472 more followers needed to become the number one South Indian celebrity with highest number of followers, Dhanush might surpass Rajinikanth in the near future.

Siddharth Has 1.74 million

Thanks to his popularity in both Tamil and Telugu film industries, Siddharth is closing in on the 2 million mark.

Dhanush's Production Venture (Naanum Rowdydhaan)

Dhanush has produced Vijay Sethupathi's Naanum Rowdydhaan. The movie which has Nayantara as its female lead is directed by Vignesh Shivan and is expected to release later this year.


Dhanush's upcoming project with Velraj, which has been tentatively titled as VIP 2, is produced by the Anegan star under his home banner, Wunderbar Films.

Vada Chennai

Vetrimaran's upcoming film with Dhanush will be produced by the talented actor himself. The majestic combination of Dhanush and Vetrimaran is eagerly awaited by many.


The critically acclaimed Visaranai, directed by Vetrimaran is also in the long list of upcoming movies bankrolled by Dhanush.

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