This year, Thala Ajith had two releases – Viswasam and Nerkonda Paarvai, the former is the most profitable biggie of this year while the latter is a hit at the box-office.
But why Ajith ranked below Vijay? While Viswasam ended its theatrical run by creating a new record for Tamil films in Tamil Nadu, Vijay’s Bigil surpassed it in the second half of the year. Bigil also collected more than the combine box office numbers of Viswasam and Nerkonda Paarvai in the global market. Also, the pre-release business of Vijay’s films is higher than Ajith. Nevertheless, after Rajnikanth, trade only believes in Vijay and Ajith, these two stars are the box office saviors of Tamil cinema.
Ajith’s next release is a cop action entertainer Valimai with director H Vinoth of Nerkonda Paarvai fame.
What he did: A commercial blockbuster Viswasam (the most profitable biggie) and critically acclaimed box office hit Nerkonda Paarvai.
Future Projects: Valimai with H Vinoth
Tip: 2019 is a memorable year for Ajith with a content-driven hit and commercial blockbuster. Keep up the good work