Twitter recently announced its report on the most influential moments of 2017 and The Golden Tweet of 2017 which belongs to southern superstar - Suriya Sivakumar. When the actor shared the second poster of his film "Thaana Serndha Kootam", it got as many as 113,154 likes and 70,879 retweets. This news is truly indicative of how south has now become a raging topic on social media. The movie is all set for a glorious pongal release in 2018. Apart from bagging the most retweeted tweet of this year, south stars have also made their presence felt in Hashtag trends. Mersal starring Thalapathy Vijay managed to rake in a whopping 1.7 million tweets in three days, thus becoming the top hashtag trend in 2017. The buzz, the controversies and the reviews unfurling around Mersal now has a huge number.
In spite of the film creating huge controversies, Mersal went to became a big success post release. There is one star kid, Suhana Khan, who is Bollywood-ready but we don't know about her films as yet.
On the other hand, SS Rajamoulis's Baahubali 2 needs no introduction and why it topped the hashtags as it turned out to be the grand spectacle of the year for the audience.
And now it would be interestingly to see if Salman's Tiger Zinda Hai directed by Ali Abbas Zafar manages to spin magic at the Box Office when it makes a splash on the silverscreen on December 22. It is one of the most grossing films of the year. AS ofr Mersal, it's the only Tamil film to have eanred a whoppign Rs 250 crore at the box office worldwide.