Vijay starrer Bigil had a simultaneous release in Telugu states as Whistle, It opened to positive WOM and collections are strong at the box office.
From recent few years, Vijay is becoming strong at Telugu states. His previous movies like Mersal and Sarkar Performed well at Telugu states. Sarkar was a box office hit in Telugu. With the growing craze of Vijay on Telugu States, Bigil was planned to have a wide release by the Telugu Distributors East coast productions.
Bigil was released in around 700 screens across Telugu states. With the positive talk right from first shows, Bigil is performing fantastic at the box office. Bigil Day 1 is around Rs 3.5Cr+ which is very huge given the Distribution cost. Bigil was sold for Rs 7 Crs in Telugu states. With day 1 itself, Bigil is all set to recover 50% of its budget. Bigil will be the biggest blockbuster for the year 2019 among all other Tamil dubbed movies.