Thalapathy Vijay’s Master is one of the most anticipated films in 2021. According to reports, the film’s trailer might release on New Year 2021. Directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, Master is expected to hit the theatres ahead of Pongal 2021. The film starring Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi was supposed to hit the theatres on April 9 but had to be postponed due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
WHEN WILL MASTER TRAILER RELEASE?
Rumours are rife that the trailer of Master is slated to release on New Year 2021 as the clock strikes 12. If the speculations are true, the Master team might announce the trailer release date on Christmas. However, an announcement regarding Master is yet to be made by the crew.
The hashtag #MasterTrailer has been trending on Twitter for a few hours now with more than 10,000 tweets from his fans. As soon as the rumours spread like wildfire, Vijay’s ardent fans took to the micro-blogging site to express their happiness and joy.
Here are some comments:
— #MASTER (@MasterMovieoffl) December 6, 2020
— #MASTER (@MasterOfficiaI) December 6, 2020
— T V A Rockers (@TVA_Rockers) December 6, 2020
— (@Vijay_Ghilli2) December 6, 2020
— Mersal IMRAN (@Itz_MersalImran) December 6, 2020
— Trends & Tweets Count (@Trends_Count) December 6, 2020
MASTER WILL RELEASE IN THEATRES, NOT ON OTT PLATFORMS
According to Tamil Nadu minister Kadambur Raju, Vijay’s Master will release in theatres on January 13, 2021, one day ahead of Pongal. He further added that he will review the application regarding special shows for Master when the makers file it. The makers have not announced the release date yet.
Recently, there were reports doing the rounds that Master might release on an OTT platform. The Master team released a statement and confirmed that the film will release only in theatres.
The official statement read, “As we continue to battle the pandemic, we hope you are all safe and doing fine. We understand and can feel the amount of excitement among the audience to celebrate our #Master in theatres. We await the Big Day to come, as much as you do. With lot of rumours surfacing in the past few days, we would like to clarify our stand on it. Though we have an offer from a reputed OTT service provider, we prefer to the theatrical release, which is the need of the hour for the industry to survive the on-going crisis. We also request the theatre owners to stand with us and provide their support for reviving the Tamil Film Industry. We hope to reach out to you soon, with the good news.”
— Lokesh Kanagaraj (@Dir_Lokesh) November 28, 2020
Master, produced by Xavier Britto, stars Vijay, Vijay Sethupathi, Malavika Mohanan, Andrea Jeremiah, Shanthanu Bhagyaraj and Arjun Das in the lead roles.