Rajinikanth’s ‘Petta’ is scheduled for Pongal 2019 release. Superstar’s film made massive pre-release business. Thanks to Shankar’s 2.0 which is continuing its strong hold at box-office having collected over 700 crore worldwide in all languages.
Petta is directed by Karthik Subbaraj. Anirudh Ravichandran composed music is topping the charts. Simran and Trisha are pairing Rajinikanth. The film also features Vijay Sethupathi. Petta’s theatrical rights are sold for 124.25 crores in languages.
C Kalyan acquired Telugu rights for 13 crores. However, he’s rethinking of releasing the film for Sankranthi as there are big films like Ram Charan’s Vinaya Videya Rama and Balakrishna’s NTR Kathanayakudu releasing for the festival.
Tamil Nadu :55Crs( Valued)
Telugu states :13Crs
Rest of India :5Crs( Valued)
Total Worldwide pre release business : 124.25Crs