Superstar Suriya’s Soorarai Pottru is the first biggie that releases directly on OTT during the pandemic. He is the first Indian Superstar who opted for a direct OTT release.
Since day one of its release, it has earned the love of critics and movie lovers across the globe and became the third-highest rated film on IMDb with 9.1 after the classics The GodFather(1972) and The Shawshank Redemption(1994).
It also entered the Shanghai International Film Festival under the Panorama section. Soorarai Pottru also screened at 78th Golden Globe Awards under the Best Foreign Film category.
According to the latest reports from Kollywood media sources, this film has won the Best Film and Best Actor awards at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2021.