Kamal Haasan has signed with Sun Direct. Sun Direct, part of the Sun TV group, has close to 60 per cent of the total DTH connections in the State. According to industry estimates, there are over 4.5 million DTH homes in the State.
It has also been announced that the DTH player will accept bookings for the Tamil version for a charge of Rs 1,200, and the Telugu and Hindi versions for Rs 500. However, pre-bookings of the Tamil version will be available until January 8, for a charge of Rs 1,000.
So, as its stands now, the movie would release in theatres on January 11, 2013, it will be premiered on DTH’s Pay Per View at 9:30 p.m. on January 10 in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi.