Superstar Mohanlal celebrated her birthday last Friday and, as a gift, the creators of Drishyam 2 decided to have a TV premiere the same day. Usually the biggies’ TV premieres take place on weekends, but the makers decided to schedule the date after the superstar’s birthday.
Despite this, the film had the third most-watched premiere in Malayalam television history. Well, that shouldn’t come as a surprise as the film was highly anticipated after Drishyam’s thrilling treatment.
According to reports making rounds, Mohanlal’s investigative drama set record 6.5 million impressions.
What are the two most watched premieres on Malayalam TV? The crown stays with Baahubali: the conclusion with a huge 8.7 million impressions. In second place is yet another Mohanlal film, Pulimurugan, with 6.6 million impressions.
Check out the top 5 below:
M’woods Top 10 TRP Impression (@BARCIndia Data)
1. #Pulimurugan – 8.7 million
2. # Bahubali2 – 6.6 million
3. # Drishyam2 – 6.5 million
4.#Lucifer – 6.3 million
– 🅰️gh⭕r❗ (@ vincentgomes225) May 27, 2021
A normal Friday, # Drishyam2 created the @asianet at @MohanlalThe latter’s birthday brought in 6.58 million impressions. Top 3 of all time TRP. The broadcast was announced with one day’s notice #TRPEmperorMOHANLAL#Mohanlal @Mohanlal pic.twitter.com/7bTEKt1vgB
– Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) May 27, 2021
Superstar Mohanlal turned 61 last week as wishes poured in from all corners for Kerala’s most famous song. Winner of five national awards, for those in the industry he is Lal, but those who consider him expensive call him “Laletten” and for actress Neena Gupta, it’s Mohan.
As the Covid pandemic is in full swing, there have been no celebrations. The superstar celebrated the day by resting at his residence in Chennai.
Their latest film, Drishyam 2, a sequel, released on the OTT platform, turned out to be a blockbuster hit and Perumbavoor on the superstar’s birthday said they were working on a new film. , directed by Jeethu Joseph, who directed the Drishyam sequels. . By the way, Mohanlal also appeared on the video wall singing as part of a musical tribute that was shown just before Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan was sworn in for an unprecedented second term.
[Inputs from IANS]
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