Ilayathalapathy Vijay and Kajal Aggarwal played the lead roles in the movie Thupakki. The film released today 7 years ago. Thupakki is Thalapathy Vijay's 1st 100cr grosser at the box-office and back then, the fans celebrated it in a grand manner. The film also gave the much-needed confidence to both the star hero and producers to make mega-budget films with strong content. The film also marked the union of Thalapathy Vijay and Murugadoss and it made them do more films that became hits too. Vijay's stardom grew to new heights with the success of Thupakki.
Thupakki is one movie that has given complete satisfaction to all the Vijay fans. From the costumes to the dialogue delivery, maintaining a unique style to delivering the emotional scenes, from background score to the VFX, everything about the film is a rage then. Vijay fans' respect for Murugadoss grew leaps and bounds after the success of the film.
Murugadoss offered the movie to Mahesh Babu for doing in Telugu but he declined it. The film released in Telugu with the title Thupaki and it has become a really big hit. Thupaki is the first big hit for Vijay in both the Telugu states.