Actor Vijay’s Mersal is performing well at the box office. The movie continues to dominate the Tamil Nadu box office and if trade analysts are to be believed, the worldwide collection of Mersal will soon reach Rs 200 crore. The Diwali holidays turned out to be in favor of the film and it did a terrific business. Vijay starrer has reportedly collected Rs 150 crore, worldwide. In Tamil Nadu, the film minted over Rs 75 crore whereas it approximately collected Rs 6.90 crore at Chennai box office in five days.
Ever since it hit the screens, Mersal has been in controversy over its dialogues and few scenes. But, it seems that Vijay’s fans are unfazed with it. In fact, Mersal has also surpassed the record of Rajinikanth's Kabali.
Mersal is turning out to be biggest blockbuster of Vijay’s career as it has also surpassed the lifetime collection of the actor’s blockbuster Theri, which had collected Rs 143.6 crore.
The movie is earning good moolah not only in India but at international box office as well.
The film features Vijay in triple role and is directed by Atlee Kumar. Mersal also stars Kajal Aggarwal, Nithya Menen and Samantha Ruth Prabhu in pivotal roles. Both Atlee and Vijay have collaborated for the second time in Mersal. They have earlier worked together in Theri.