Vijay in Theri
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The trailer of Ilayathalapathy Vijay's upcoming movie "Theri," released Sunday, March 20, during a grand event in Chennai, has been opened to tremendous response from the audience. The 2-minute video begins with Vijay and actress Meena's daughter Nainika sharing some moments together and also features Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Amy Jackson and Radhika Sarathkumar, among many others. 

In the action-packed commercial entertainer, Vijay will be seen in double roles and the actor has donned the police avatar again after the hit movie "Jilla." The upcoming movie also has Mahendran playing an antagonist, KS Ravikumar, Santhanam, TM Karthik and others in the supporting cast. 

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The trailer has gone viral on social media and has received more than 1.3 million views within a day of its release on the YouTube channel of Think Music India. Meanwhile, the seven songs of the movie, sung by Vijay, GV Prakash Kumar, Thenisai Thendral Deva, Balachandran, Hariharan, Saindhavi, Vaikom Vijayalakshmi, Uthara Unni Krishnan, Neethi Mohan, Bombay Jayashri, T Rajender, Sonu Kakkar and Arunraja Kamaraj, were also released in a grand event Sunday.

Written and directed by Atlee Kumar, "Theri" is one of the much-anticipated flicks of the year and is the production venture of Kalaipuli S Dhanu. It is scheduled to hit the theatres April 14.

Meanwhile, celebrities, including Dhanush, Amala Paul, Nikki Galrani, Sivakarthikeyan and Sri Divya, among others, have praised the trailer of the upcoming movie.

Check out the celebrity and audience response of "Theri" trailer here:

Dhanush

Superb theri trailer :) congrats Vijay sir and all the very best to the team.

Amala Paul

‪#‎TheriTrailer‬ looks slick and rocking!! All the best team ‪#‎Theri‬.

Nikki Galrani

#TheriTrailer - Super Stylish & Amazingggg I must say good luck @Atlee_dir #Vijay sir & team #Theri

Sivakarthikeyan

#TheriTrailer-Therrrriii Trailer Best wishes to @actorvijay sir,my friends @Atlee_dir @george_dop @AntonyLRuben & d whole team

Sri Divya ‏

#Theri trailer looks super cool. Can't wait for the release. Wishing the very best to @actorvijay sir, @Atlee_dir, @gvprakash & team

Haricharan Pudipeddi

#TheriTrailer looks slick, entertainment guaranteed. #Vijay steals the limelight in 3 avatars and #Mahendran is the surprise package. #Theri trailer. There's Vijay and the menacing Mahendran. And then there's Amy's wig.

Ramesh ‏

#Theri trailer.. #Ilayathalapathy Vijay 's Mass is projected well.. Gud job @Atlee_dir.. @gvprakash 's BGM is Theri.. A summer BB guaranteed

Watch the "Theri" trailer here:

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