It is 5 years of Vedalam today. Let’s look at 7 facts about this Thala Ajith’s blockbuster.
1. This was the second collaboration between Ajith and Siruthai Siva after Veeram in 2014.
2. Santhanam was the first choice comedian for the film before Soori was signed on.
3. It was remade in Bengali as Sultan the saviour and released in 2018.
4. Sri Divya , Nithya Menon , Bindu Madhavi and Parvathi Nair were all in consideration for the lead role before Lakshmi Menon was signed on to play the sister.
5. The film was a blockbuster despite the chaos of Chennai Floods.
6. The buzz is that Chiranjeevi is remaking the film in Telugu with Keerthy Suresh in the sister’s role.
7. This was the first collaboration between Thala Ajith and Anirudh.