Last year, the dashing Vijay Deverakonda became the talk of the town when Arjun Reddy opened to a thunderous response at the box office and emerged as a big hit at the box office. In the black comedy, the heartthrob played the role of a rebel and left the fans asking for more. Directed by Sandeep Reddy, the film created a great deal of buzz amongst the movie buffs thanks to its bold content. And, needless to say, this went a long way in making it the choice of the younger generation.
At present, Vijay Deverakonda is in the limelight because of his latest film Geetha Govindam. The romantic-comedy hit the screens on August 15, 2018, and opened to a solid response at the box office. Now, just a few days after its release, the film has accomplished something remarkable.
Geetha Govindam Destroys Two Bollywood Biggies
According to trade analyst Taran Adarsh, Geetha Govindam has overpowered the Bollywood biggies Gold and Satyameva Jayate at the Australia box office. Vijay Deverakonda's film collected AUD 192,306 over the weekend. Interestingly, this figure is higher than the COMBINED weekend collections of the Akshay Kumar starrer and Satyameva Jayate.
A Win For Vijay Deverakonda
Akshay Kumar and John Abraham are more established names than Vijay Deverakonda and have been around longer than him. Geetha Govindam's extraordinary feat proves that the young star is here to stay and can't be underestimated.
It Is The Choice Of Gen Y
The general feeling is that Geetha Govindam is a pretty good film and it does complete justice to Vijay Deverakonda's talent. The college setting too has worked wonders for the film and helped it click with Gen Y. As such, the WOM is quite positive and this has gone a long way in helping the film remain the top pick of the fans.
The Era On Vijay Deverakonda Is Upon Us!
The success attained by Geetha Govindam proves that Arjun Reddy was no fluke. It also suggests that Vijay Deverakonda has a bright future and might become the face of Telugu cinema in the years to come.