The teaser of Vijay's forthcoming movie "Theri" has taken the Kollywood audience by storm. In less than four days, the video crossed the 5-million mark on YouTube.

After postponing a few times, the makers finally released the teaser of "Theri" on 5 February at 12 am. In less than 12 hours, the movie garnered over a million hits and had given hints of becoming one of the highly-successful teasers of Kollywood in the recent years. 

Vijay in Theri
A picture of Ilayathalapathy Vijay in Theri.IB Times India

The highlight of the success is that "Theri" has become the most-liked Tamil teaser by garnering over 2 lakh likes for the official video on YouTube. It broke the record of Ajith's "Vedalam," which had got 1.4 likes for its teaser.

As per the makers, "Theri" is the first Indian movie to cross 2 lakh likes on YouTube. The Twitter account of the production house posted, "#Theri becomes the first ever Indian Movie to cross 200k Likes in @YouTube. Thank a lot for your awesome response @actorvijay."

The 50-second teaser of "Theri" shows Vijay in multiple avatars. Without revealing much about the storyline, the video impresses the audience with its power-packed sequences.

While Atlee Kumar has directed "Theri," Kalaipuli S Dhanu has produced the film, which has Samantha and Amy Jackson in the female lead roles.

Many celebrities have appreciated the teaser of "Theri" on Twitter. Here, we bring to you selected-few comments posted by them:

Siddharth tweeted: This looks #theri

Radikaa Sarathkumar wrote: #Theri is sooper Theri @actorvijay.Great expectations

Arya posted: Twinkle twinkle SUPERSTAR #theri rocking teaser .. Really proud of u my Bro @Atlee_dir u r going places enjoy

Thaman Shivakumar wrote: #theri it's just Super Class massa sollanumna it's just #kickasss

Actor Samuthirakani tweeted: #THERI TEASER pakka mass entertainer. Action packed loved it. Wonderful cuts good BGM added spice to the teaser. All the best.

Khushbusundar wrote: Twinkle Twinkle little star how I wonder what u are..#THERI super mass.. and @actorvijay u are ageing in reverse.. u look super

Jiiva tweets: Awesome teaser of #Theri All the best to @actorvijay Anna and @Atlee_dir

J Anbazhagan tweeted: A mind blowing teaser from #Theri movie, watta stylish performance from #Ilayathalapathy #Vijay. A best example of how to give an extraordinary performance - #Vijay #Theri will create a history in BoxOffice for #Ilayathalapathy.
This s hw a Teaser shud be made up of for fans & audience using a Mass Hero Vijay. Good work by @Atlee_dir & team.Credits has to b given also to @gvprakash for making #TheriTeaser a most powerful one. I believe Vijay ll rock d floors in #GVP music. #GV50

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