Ilayathalapathy Vijay’s Thuppakki has one more feather in it’s cap. Thuppakki has won the best film award at the the 2012 Chennai Times Film Awards 2012. Directed by A.R Murugadoss Thuppakki featured Vijay and Kajal Agarwal in lead roles. Thuppakki also swept majority of the Awards at Vijay Awards 2013.
On winning the award Thuppakki producer Kalaipuli S.Thanu said, “It all started when Ilayathalapathy Vijay introduced me to A R Murugadoss and said that we could make a film together. I was game for it, and told Murugadoss that I didn’t want to hear the story as I trust him. But he sent me a one-liner, and I was mighty impressed. The film is what it is because of the team work — Vijay, Kajal, Santosh Sivan, Harris Jayaraj and Sreekar among others — and that’s why the film went on to be a part of the 100 crore-club. Read the rest of this entry »