It is now confirmed that Vishwaroopam in Tamil and Telugu is releasing worldwide except Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry on Friday, January 25. In Tamil Nadu the Madras High Court has stayed the release of the film till January 28!
Meanwhile, Vishwaroopam opened to a thundering reception in Malaysia, the biggest overseas market for Tamil films in the world. It is traditionally one of the biggest markets for Kamal Haasan films. The word-of-mouth and reviews are really good on social networking sites.