Sources in the industry say that Thalapathy Vijay’s 2017 blockbuster film Mersal is likely to release in China on December 6.HGC Entertainment, distributors of Aamir Khan’s Dhoom 3 is planning to Mersal in more than 10,000 screens in China.
Last year, Mersal grossed nearly Rs 250 crores worldwide and now, with the massive China release, we can expect to the film to breach the 300 cr gross mark. Mersal is also the first Tamil film to have a theatrical release in China.
Produced by Sri Thenandal Films, Atlee has directed Mersal in which Vijay played triple roles and AR Rahman is the film’s music composer. The film talked the about the corruption exists in the medical industry of India. Mersal’s dialogues against GST and digital India created a huge controversy upon the release that the makers got free publicity in the national and international news channels.
Interestingly, Vijay and Atlee are joining hands again for a new film which will go on floors in January 2019.