Fans of South Indian Film icons Ajith and Vijay have always been overwhelmed whenever any announcement regarding their star’s films hit the social media space. The first look of Vijay’s upcoming film Mersal was released a few weeks ago opened to rave response from movie lovers and created a huge buzz amongst fans.
In the latest development, Mersal First Look with more than 50k retweets has become the most retweeted first look in Twitter history and it is still counting. Fans who were amused and excited have been celebrating it with the hashtag #MersalFL50kRT.
The audio of the film is slated to release on August 20. Mersal is touted as a period thriller film which features Vijay in triple roles with Kajal Agarwal, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nithya Menon playing the female-lead roles. Directed by Atlee, the film is produced by Sri Thenandal Studios as their 100th movie. Oscar winner AR Rahman is scoring music for the film, which features Sathyaraj, S. J. Surya and Vadivelu amongst others in supporting roles.