(This article is authored by Alar)
Varisu, directed by Vamshi Paidipally and produced by Dil Raju and Sirish, is inching closer to its OTT release, after getting the warm reception at theatres which released on January 12, 2023. Fans of the family drama still flock to theatres for a fifth straight weekend, ensuring the film's standing as Vijay's highest-grossing effort.
According to recent reports, Vijay's 'Varisu' will be available for rental on OTT streaming services soon and by beginning on February 22nd, all subscribers of Sun NXT and Amazon Prime Video will be able to stream the family drama. The movie will be available for streaming - Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada.
Rashmika Mandanna plays the female lead opposite actor Vijay in this movie.Supporting actors like Sarathkumar, Prakash Raj, Yogi Babu, Sangeetha Krish, Shaam, Srikanth, and Samyuktha Shanmughanathan play pivotal parts. Taman has composed the music and KL Praveen and Karthik Palani have done editing and cinematography respectively.
With a total budget of around Rs 200 crores, the TV rights were purchased by Sun network for Rs 50 crores and the digital rights were purchased for Rs 60 crores. On its opening day, the film earned Rs 11 crore in ticket sales. It made Rs 210 crore in its first week in India alone. The film has officially confirmed its box office achievement with a new poster released a few days ago, stating that it has earned over Rs 300 crores.