Kabali is having a record release in Kerala.
While the Rajini mania is gripping the world, fans have already started gearing up to witness their idol on screen.
With just hours left for Kabali’s release, the latest buzz is that the superstar Rajinikanth-starrer will have a record release in Kerala, hitting over 306 screens.
According to a trade analyst, it’s the biggest release for a Tamil film in the state, fondly known as God’s Own Country. Speaking about the record release, trade analyst Trinath said,”It’s the biggest release for a Tamil film in Kerala. Kabali is releasing on 306 screens.”
Mollywood superstar Mohanlal, who acquired the distribution rights of Kabali in Kerala, is attaching the trailer of his Malayalam film Oppam along with Kabali.
“On par with Tamil Nadu, there’s an unprecedented demand for tickets in Kerala. The opening weekend tickets are sold out,” he said.
Directed by Pa Ranjith, Kabali features Rajinikanth in the role of a Malaysian don.
The film, which will also be released in Telugu and Hindi, co-stars Radhika Apte, Kishore, Dinesh, Kalaiarasan, Dhanshika and Taiwanese actor Winston Chao.
Tipped to be based on the story of a real life don, Kabali has been predominantly shot in Malaysia. On July 29, the film will also be dubbed and released in Malay.
Produced by Kalaipuli S Thanu, the film has music by Santhosh Narayanan.