While film makers are trying hard to make it to the 100 crore club which has only a few film in the elite club, Kamal Haasan started a new 200 crore club. Kamal Haasan’s magnum opus Vishwaroopam has grossed over 200 Crores worldwide in the box office and is still counting.
The lead actress of the film, Pooja Kumar broke the news at a concert in New Jersey, recently. The film has Pooja Kumar, Rahul Bose, Andrea Jeremiah and Shekhar Kapur in supporting roles and Vishwaroopam had been made on a whopping budget of over 95 Crores! Written, directed and co-produced by Kamal Haasan Vishwaroopam released worldwide release on Jan 25th in the theaters and on Feb 7th across Tamil Nadu.
Produced simultaneously in Hindi as Vishwaroop , the film features soundtrack composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, with lyrics by Vairamuthu and Haasan himself while Javed Akhtar translated them for the Hindi version. Actor and director Kamal Haasan has said that his next production Vishwaroopam-2 will be released this year.