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Updated December 18th, 2023 at 21:07 IST

Actor Vishal celebrates 18 years of Sandakozhi, the film that made him a star

Vishal marks 18 years of Sandakozhi, expressing heartfelt gratitude for the film's impact on his career and the enduring support of director Lingusamy.

Vishal Celebrates Sandakozhi
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Actor Vishal commemorated the 18th anniversary of the film Sandakozhi, a pivotal milestone in his career that marked his emergence as an action star. Directed by N Linguswamy, the movie, released on December 16, 2005, featured Vishal in the role of Balu, a young engineering student.

Taking to his social media platform, Vishal, reflecting on the impact of "Sandakozhi," expressed his heartfelt gratitude towards director Lingusamy and the audience. He conveyed his deep emotions, acknowledging the film's significant role in shaping his career trajectory. Vishal articulated, “Can't believe or even put it in words the feelings and emotions I am going through this day which made my career 18 years ago on Dec 16th 2005 as an action hero in Tamil cinema through the magical #Sandakozhi on silver screen."

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Vishal thanks the entire crew

Highlighting the enduring appeal of the movie, Vishal acknowledged the special connection it holds with its fans, resonating even today whenever it airs on television. He humbly credited the unwavering support and affection of the audience that propelled him forward, emphasizing the continual gratitude he harbors towards them.

Expressing his appreciation for the collaborative effort behind the film, Vishal extended his gratitude to the entire team involved in the movie's creation, attributing his success to director Lingusamy's belief in him and the overwhelming support from the audience worldwide. He paid homage to his parents, attributing his journey to their guidance and thanked his fans, considering them akin to divine figures he encountered in theaters globally.

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Sandakozhi is considered be a cult classic in Tamil cinema I IMDb

Everything you need to know about Sandakozhi

Sandakozhi, considered a cult classic in Tamil cinema, centered around Balu's visit to his friend's hometown, where he falls in love with his friend's sister, Hema. The narrative intertwines with the disruption caused by a local goon, triggering a conflict that threatens Balu's clan. The film also starred Meera Jasmine, Rajkiran, Lal, Raja, Suman Setty, and Ganja Karuppu, contributing to its enduring legacy.

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Vishal's heartfelt note not only celebrated the film's anniversary but also reflected on his personal journey, expressing profound gratitude for the support that shaped his career and solidified his place in the hearts of Tamil cinema aficionados.

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Published December 18th, 2023 at 21:06 IST

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