Directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj and featuring vijay in the lead, ‘Leo’ is all set to dazzle the silver screen on October 19. This eagerly awaited film comes after Vijay’s last hit, ‘Waris,’ and has garnered immense excitement among his fanbase. The star-studded cast includes notable names like Trisha, Arjun Sarja, Sanjay Dutt, Gautham Vasudeva Menon, Mansoor Ali Khan, and Babu Antony, among others. ‘Leo’ is produced by Seven Screen Studio, adding to the anticipation and hype surrounding its release.The buzz around ‘Leo’ has reached a crescendo among Vijay’s fans, raising expectations of a massive response upon its release. Advance booking details, even in the UK, are indicative of the film’s burgeoning popularity. Reports have surfaced, revealing that the theatrical rights for Tamil Nadu have been lucratively sold at a staggering Rs 100 crore for the film.
Notably, the Lokesh Kanagaraj and Vijay duo had earlier seen success with ‘Master,’ which raked in Rs 83 crore for theatrical rights in Tamil Nadu.Trade analysts are optimistic, foreseeing ‘Leo’ as a potential blockbuster that will significantly contribute to the makers’ profits. Currently, ‘Ponniyin Selvan’ holds the top spot in Tamil Nadu’s box office collections, amassing an impressive Rs 200 crores. On the other hand, Rajinikanth’s ‘Jailer’ secured Rs 185 crore in Tamil Nadu. With high expectations, ‘Leo’ is poised to surpass ‘Ponniyin Selvan’s box office record, setting new standards and enthralling audiences with its gripping narrative and stellar performances.”