South Cinema Flies High On Twitter
South Indian Cinema industry is generating a lot of revenue every year. The South Film Industry is one of the costly film industries in the country. The industry is also coming up with various blockbusters at the box office. The films like Mersal and Baahubali 2 have shifted the focus and attention of everyone towards South industry and both the films have also become the trending topics on Twitter. Mersal was the first Tamil film to get its own emoji, generated “colossal engagement from the fans of South Indian cinema”.
Apparently, the information is that the hashtag #Mersal garnered over 1.7 million tweets in just three days. Today, the Twitter is trending with the news that one of the tweets from actor Suriya grabbed the tag Golden Tweet. His tweet, “Here is the #TSKSecondLook hope you all like it..!! Love you all! #TSK!!” became the most retweeted tweet in India in 2017.
Apart from the movies, the TV sensation Bigg Boss also set the fire. Both the Tamil and Telugu versions of the TV show have become the talk of the town. Oviya Helen, Siva Balaji, Archana and others are in the Twitter discussions. The GST controversy related to the film Mersal also became a trending topic. Jallikattu is another interesting topic that the Twitterites endorsed.