Ahead of Vivegam, Ajith Kumar offers prayers at Tirupati temple

first_imgLast seen in the blockbuster film Vedalam, Ajith Kumar has been out of action for almost two years now. Vivegam is perhaps the most expected Tamil film this year, which is being directed by Siruthai Siva. Ahead of the release of the film, Ajith Kumar on Tuesday offered prayers at Lord Sri Venkateswara temple in Tirupati. It must be noted that Ajith visits Tirupati every year before his film’s release. The Billa star also took selfies with fans.#Thala #Ajith’s pre-release ritual of praying at the Tirupati temple. Nice video! Being so cordial to fans. #Vivegam pic.twitter.com/Q4dnJCi0Cp- Kaushik LM (@LMKMovieManiac) July 18, 2017The teaser of Vivegam, which was released in May, received outstanding reception from fans and clocked more than 17 million views. With a strong pre-buzz favouring the film, Vivegam is very likely to have a massive opening at the box office.According to trade reports, the distribution rights of the film has already been sold for a whopping price, as the theatre owners and distributors are expecting high returns. In fact, Sony Music bagged the audio rights for Rs 2 crore. For Vivegam, Ajith Kumar underwent mind blowing physical transformation and will be seen sporting a six-pack abs.Considering the unprecedented craze, Vivegam is all set to take the box-office records by storm. Vivegam will see Ajith Kumar as a stylish Interpol officer, while Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi is the prime antagonist.Made on a budget of Rs 100 crore, the film also stars Kajal Aggarwal and Akshara Haasan in pivotal roles. Anirudh Ravichander has scored for the film and the song Surviva has become a rage on the internet.advertisementTipped to be a spy thriller, Vivegam is slated to release in August this year.ALSO READ: Prabhas’s latest look for Saaho is a hitALSO READ: Rana’s Nene Raju Nene Mantri gets AR motion postersALSO READ: Ravi Teja summoned in drug racket case, his mother says he is innocent WATCH HERE: Vievgam Teaserlast_img read more

Wilshere deserves England recall – Wenger

first_imgArsenal Wilshere deserves England recall, says Wenger Dejan Kalinic 17:22 1/4/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) JackWilshere - Cropped Getty Images Arsenal Arsène Wenger Arsenal v Chelsea England Premier League The Frenchman says that “everyone had given up” on the 26-year-old, who scored his first Premier League goal since 2015 on Wednesday Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger praised Jack Wilshere for his “remarkable strength” and believes the midfielder is ready for an England recall.Wilshere scored his first Premier League goal since May 2015 with the opener in Arsenal’s 2-2 draw against Chelsea on Wednesday.The midfielder has played 11 league games this season but only six of those have been starts. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Wilshere last played for England at Euro 2016 but Wenger says it would be no surprise if the 26-year-old forces his way back into the England squad with the World Cup just over five months away.”I think he is at the level now where not many people expected him to be,” Wenger told a news conference.Jack Wilshere England Euro 2016“When was the last time he played for England? Exactly, against Iceland [at Euro 2016], he came on.”Since he has not played for England and I would say that means that everybody had given up on him. Today, nobody would be surprised if he was selected again.”So that means instances of us being criticised for that, I think first of all he deserves a great credit for remarkable strength and we do as well.”Arsenal are sixth in the Premier League table, five points behind fourth-placed Liverpool.last_img read more