Chiyaan Vikram’s Kanthasamy seems to have set an all time record as per the details producer Kalaipuli S Thanu and director Susi Ganesan revealed to the press. According to Susi, “The film has set a new record by collecting over Rs 37 crores in the first week itself.” Giving the break up of the collections the film makers revealed that it has collected 16 crores from TN, 8 crores from AP, 1 crore from Kerala, 1 crore from Karnataka and 3 crores from Malaysia. A total of 8 crores have been collected from Europe, USA, Canada, Dubai, Sri Lanka, Singapore and Australia.
They further revealed that for the first time in Tamil film history, a film has opened in 18 screens in Chennai alone. A total of 2, 48,047 people viewed the film and in one week in Chennai alone it collected Rest 1, 73, 43,000.
“All distributors are very happy and I thank Vikram, Susi and the entire team for giving me such a successful film,” said Kalaipuli Thanu.