Kamal Haasan has announced the OTT release date of his latest Tamil blockbuster Vikram. Still screening in some parts of Tamil Nadu, by the end of the week, Vikram may reach Rs 300 crore domestically.
Disney Plus Hotstar recently released a video featuring Kamal Haasan announcing the OTT release of Tamil blockbuster Vikram. The promo shows a Kamal walking in as Vikram. He then uses a rifle to blast open an iron door to reveal the film’s premiere date on the OTT platform.
நாயகன் மீண்டும் வரார்.. 🔥😎 #Vikram Streaming from July 8 on #DisneyplusHotstar #VikramOnDisneyplusHotstar @ikamalhaasan @Dir_Lokesh @anirudhofficial @VijaySethuOffl #FahadhFaasil @Suriya_offl @Udhaystalin #Mahendran @RKFI @turmericmediaTM @SonyMusicSouth @RedGiantMovies_ pic.twitter.com/QUey20zavP
— Disney+ Hotstar Tamil (@disneyplusHSTam) June 29, 2022
According to the promo, Vikram will be made available for streaming on Disney Plus Hotstar on July 8. The announcement comes even as the film is still screening in some places of Tamil Nadu. Reportedly, the film became the highest-ever earning movie in the state. It has also created many new records in Kamal’s long and decorated career, with its global collection going upwards of Rs 400 crore.
Box Office success
Trade analysts claim that Vikram has collected Rs 290 crore so far in India alone. It’s said the film has raked in more than Rs 172 crore in Tamil Nadu, Rs 39 crore in Kerala, Rs 38 crore in the Telugu states, over Rs 24 crore in Karnataka, and Rs 16.5 crore in the Hindi belt. By the end of the week, Vikram may reach Rs 300 crore domestically.
Vikram is an action film focusing on a spy character created by Kamal for his 1986 action movie Vikram. In the latest movie, director Lokesh Kanagaraj brings the former RAW agent out of retirement to check the growing menace of narcotics drugs in India. The film has an all-star supporting cast, including Vijay Sethupathi, Fahadh Faasil, and Suriya.