Leading media house Sun Pictures, conveyed their good wishes saying “Congrats to Nanban team for 100th day 🙂 Jiiva, Ilayathalapathy, Srikanth, Ileana, Sathyan, Sathyaraj sir and Shankar Sir :).” Adding to the 2012’s Pongal festivities, Director Shankar’s Nanban made a record opening at the box office and has now completed a total 100 days.
ActorVijay is all smiles, scoring his career best at the box office. Having sexy legs Ileana don the female lead for this remake effort, (original being Aamir Khan-Kareena Kapoor 3 idiots) the movie also had Jiiva and Srikanth playing onscreen buddies. Jiiva says, “Thanks for all the wishes guys! Nanban has reached 100 days. Proud to be a part of this project.Thanks to all again.Nanban J” Produced by Gemini Film Circuit it was Harris Jayaraj scoring the music for this release. Nanban was made at a Rs.35 crore budget and has registered trifold returns, completing the century. The film stands second best, a notch below Shankar’s very own Rajini starrer Enthiran collections. Nanban also had veteran actor Sathyaraj playing Professor Virus. His proud son Sibiraj joined the celebrations, announcing, “Vijay Anna has once again proven that he can outperform anyone with his casual style and cute expressions.THALAIVA..U R GREAT!!!”