Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
If sources in the industry are to be believed, a European firm seems to be interested in casting Ilayathalapathy Vijay in the lead role of an English film it intends to make.
It may be recalled that Chennai Times had broken the story of a European firm buying the English and German remake rights of a yet-to-be released Tamil film, titled Onnume Puriyala, directed by Apsara Ramkumar. Says a source in the industry, “
Apparently, the firm intends to make the movie in English first before having it dubbed in German. They felt that a top hero from the Indian sub-continent would be apt for this role even in the English version and got in touch with the producer of the Tamil version, who is believed to have suggested Vijay’s name. Read the rest of this entry »
Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
Ilayathalapathy Vijay is the most searched Tamil Actor on Google Trends for the year 2014. As per the official Google trends report of 2014, Vijay is the most searched actor in Kollywood. Vijay is followed by Surya, while Ajith occupies third position. Rajini and Kamal Hassan are at fourth and fifth position respectively.
For the year 2013 also Ilayathalapthy Vijay topped the 2013 Google trends among Tamil actors. Not just in Google, Vijay has also been ranked above Rajini and Ajith in the top celebrities list reported by the reputed business magazine, Forbes India.
Friday, December 12th, 2014
Popular business magazine Forbes has revealed its list of top 100 celebrities in India and among Tamil actors Ilayathalapathy Vijay has topped the list. Forbes India have come out with their yearly list of the Top 100 celebrities in India based on earnings and fame for the year 2014. Salman Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, M.S.Dhoni and Akshay Kumar occupy the first 5 spots.
From the Tamil film world, Vijay, Rajini, Ajith and Dhanush occupy the 41st, 45th, 51st and 78th spots respectively. Among the other prominent South Indian film personalities, A.R.Rahman is at 13, Mahesh Babu is at 30 and A.R.Murugadoss is at 39.
Thursday, December 4th, 2014
Ilayathalapathy Vijay has completed 22 years in Tamil cinema. It’s 22 Years of Vijayism and Ilayathalapathy Vijay has earned millions and millions of die-hard fans across the Country. Vijay made his debut in Naalaya Theerpu, which was produced by his father S. A. Chandrasekhar.
After Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan, Vijay is the only actor in the current generation who has given Re 100 crore gross film in Tamil cinema. In terms of Box office collection revenues Vijay’s Kaththi stands next to Rajnikanth’s Enthiran. Vijay also has the second largest fan club in Kollywood after Rajini.
Vijay is currently busy shooting for his upcoming movie tentatively called as Vijay58, which is directed by Chimbudevan. Vijay has grown from a simple boy in Naalya Theerpu to a larger than life hero today with his hardwork. Read the rest of this entry »
Friday, June 20th, 2014
Ilayathalapathy Vijay is Next Superstar!. The popular Tamil Weekly Kumudam has recently conducted a poll to decide the Next Superstar of Kollywood. There were 8 contenders Vijay, Ajith, Surya, Vikram, STR, Dhanush, Arya and Jiiva. After a mammoth 35 Lakh Votes were registered through website, Postal and through their magazines Ilayathalapathy Vijay was declared the Next Superstar.
Vijay captured the first place bagging 12,80,300 votes, While Ajith came in second with 12,17,650. Surya was a third with 5,47,050 votes. Dhanush secured Fourth while Vikram came 5th and STR, Arya and Jiiva secured 6th,7th and 8th position respectively.
This poll clearly shows that Ilayathalapathy Vijay is Next Superstar indeed with huge fan base across the State. We from Vijayfansclub congrats Ilayathalapthy Vijay on winning the Next Superstar Poll.