Box office earnings of Ponniyin Selvan I: Mani Ratnam’s film earns 130 crores in Tamil Nadu alone

Box office earnings for Ponniyin Selvan I on day 6: On September 30, the Mani Ratnam movie with Vikram, Karthi, and Aishwarya Rai was released in theatres. In six days, it generated a total worldwide revenue of 318 crores, with 130 crores coming from Tamil Nadu alone.

Ponniyin Selvan: On the sixth day of its release, I made a total of 18 crore rupees, continuing my successful global business. The Mani Ratnam masterpiece, which also features Vikram, Karthi, Jayam Ravi, Aishwarya Rai, Trisha, and Sobhita Dhulipala, has so far brought in a worldwide revenue of 318 crore rupees. According to trade reports, the movie has made 202 crore at the domestic box office, with 130 crore of those coming from Tamil Nadu alone. Ponniyin Selvan: On September 30, I was discharged.

Ponniyin Selvan: I, which was made on a sizable budget, had the best Tamil opening of 2022 with a total opening global haul of 80 crore. Ponniyin Selvan: I, or PS1, has reportedly become the “fastest 100 crore grosser in Tamil Nadu” and continues to “break records,” according to Lyca Productions, the movie’s co-producers. The historical drama was shown in theatres around the world in five different languages: Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada.

Trade analyst Trinath had earlier on Wednesday verified that Ponniyin Selvan: I had made more than 300 crore worldwide. “PS1 is performing remarkably well. Due to the (Durga) puja holidays, theatres are packed every night for the full week. The movie has made over 300 crore worldwide, and over 100 crore in Tamil Nadu. According to Trinath, this is turning out to be Mani Ratnam’s biggest box office success.

The historical drama depicts the early years of Arulmozhivarman (Ponniyin Selvan), who subsequently rose to power as Rajaraja I, the first Chola emperor (947–1014). After a decade, the movie marked Aishwarya’s return to Tamil cinema. Both Nandini and her mute mother Mandakini Devi are played by Aishwarya. Many famous people just saw the movie and gave it high marks for the cast and staff. At a special screening of PS1 in Chennai, veteran actor Kamal Haasan saw the movie alongside Vikram and Karthi. Prior to this, Rajinikanth contacted Karthi and Jayam Ravi to express his admiration for the movie and the actors’ work in Ponniyin Selvan: I.