After making waves in the box-office, Ajith’s Pongal release ‘Viswasam’ set a new record in television ratings when it was premiered on Sun TV on May 1, which happened to be the actor’s birthday as well.
‘Viswasam’ registered a huge 18143 impressions on its world TV premiere, breaking earlier records set by Vijay Antony’s ‘Pichaikkaran’, ‘Baahubali 2’ and Vijay’s ‘Sarkar’.
Sathya Jyothi Films, the film’s producer, tweeted: “#Viswasam sets a Record Breaking 18.1 Million viewership for a Tamil Film. Happy to be associated with @SunTV for #Viswasam ?@directorsiva @SureshChandraa @Actor_Vivek @immancomposer @AntonyLRuben @vetrivisuals @dhilipaction @DoneChannel1 pic.twitter.com/8SkVOUGLTK.”
Directed by Siva, ‘Viswasam’ has Nayanthara as the heroine. Thambi Ramaiah, Robo Shankar, Vivekh and Kovai Sarala played key roles in the movie, which had music by D Imman. Ajith played a caring father in this film.