Ajith Kumar starrer Valimai was released worldwide on 24th February in four languages, and it was the first biggest release of Ajith this year. Reports suggest that Valimai is the top grosser film in Tamil Nadu in 1st half of 2022 whereas recently released action drama Vikram starring Kamal Haasan, Fahadh Faasil and Vijay Sethupathi is the top grosser of Tamil Nadu (2nd Quarter). Lokesh Kanagarag’ magnum opus recently surpassed Ajith Kumar’s Viswasam box office collection in the state. The action thriller drama has been shattering many records ever since it hit the theatres. The movie also has Vasanthi, Kalidas Jayaram, Gayathrie, Narain and Santhana Bharathi in the supporting roles.
The industry tracker Ramesh Bala wrote on his Twitter: 2022 1st Half – TN Top Grossers :
1st Quarter (Jan 1st – Mar 31st)
2nd Quarter (Apr 1st – Jun 30th)
Incidentally, the 2nd movie in both the quarters is from a neighboring industry..
RRR and KGF 2 for Q1 and Q2 respectively..
Ramesh Bala also revealed that SS Rajamouli’ directorial venture RRR starring mega Power Star Ram Charan and young Tiger Jr NTR, and Yash, Srinidhi Shetty, Raveena Tandon and Sanjay Dutt starrer KGF: Chapter 2, helmed by Prashanth Neel, are also in the list of top grosser of 2022 Tamilnadu – 1st Quarter and 2nd Quarter.
2022 1st Half – TN Top Grossers :
1st Quarter (Jan 1st – Mar 31st)#Valimai
2nd Quarter (Apr 1st – Jun 30th)#Vikram
— Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) June 26, 2022