The Hindi and Telugu teasers of Pawan Kalyan's "Sardaar Gabbar Singh" (SGS), which were released at 4 p.m. Thursday, crossed 1 million views on YouTube within 12 hours of their release.
"Sardaar Gabbar Singh" has been made in Telugu and dubbed in Hindi with the same title. Its Telugu teaser was released on the official YouTube channel of Northstar Entertainment Pvt Ltd. The video has been viewed 855,985 times in 20 hours. It has got 40,897 thumbs-ups (likes), 2,332 thumbs-downs (dislikes) and 2,079 comments, most of which are positive.
The Hindi teaser of "Sardaar Gabbar Singh" was released on the official YouTube channel of Eros International, and it was has been viewed 285,023 times in 20 hours. The video has received 13,736 thumbs-ups (likes), 555 thumbs-downs (dislikes) and 611 comments. The Hindi teaser was also released on the official website of Eros, but its statistics are not available.
Both teasers of "Sardaar Gabbar Singh" have together got a total of 1,141,008 views, 54,633 thumbs-ups, 2,887 thumbs-downs and 2,690 comments in 20 hours. These are the highest numbers for the teaser of a Telugu movie, and are said to be higher than the figures of the teaser of SS Rajamouli's "Baahubali: The Beginning."
"Sardaar Gabbar Singh" is the sequel to the blockbuster film "Gabbar Singh". Pawan Kalyan himself has written the script and produced the film with his friend Sharrath Marar. The teaser does not offer much hints in terms of its story. But it shows the Power Star at his naughtiest best. His attitude and action has impressed not only viewers but also many Tollywood celebs.
The hashtag of "Sardaar Gabbar Singh" was leading the top 10 trends list on social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook, which were flooded with its teaser links and their snapshots. Here are some Twitter comments by celebs about the film.
Actor Nithiin: Hindi teaser SARDAAR G.S whistle whistleeee http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJ9xdZhV9p4&sns=tw â€¦ SARDAAR G.S teaser ADHIRINDI..cant wait to watch it on the big screen.. @dirbobby
Mahat Raghavendra: SARDAAR G.S teaser Superrrrr..#PowerStar #Pawankalyan #Masssss ï¿½ï¿½..
Taran Adarsh: Teaser of the Hindi version of Pawan Kalyan's #SardaarGabbarSingh. With different visuals. Excitement begins:
If you have not watched the teaser "Sardaar Gabbar Singh", here are the videos of both the versions. Watch them and share your response in the comment box.