It’s been nine years since Thalapathy Vijay’s Velayudham hit screens and the film’s director Mohan Raja called it one of the best things to happen in his life. He shared on his social media page, “One of the best thing to happen in my life.. getting @actorvijay as my Nanba n his fans as my well wishers #9YearsOfVelayudham @geneliad @vijayantony.” (sic)
Actress Genelia, who played the leading lady in the film called the film extremely special and said that she was fortunate to be part of the film. “Extremely special film… So fortunate to be part of this film with @actorvijay and see his immense stardom and receive all the love from his well wishers.. Thank You @jayam_mohanraja for making me part of it #9YearsOfVelayudham.”
Velayudham was a superhero film Vijay, Genelia, Hansika, Santhanam, Saranya Mohan, Soori, Abhimanyu Singh and Vineet Kumar as part of the star cast. Music for the film was by Vijay Antony, cinematography by Priyan and editing by Lenin and Vijayan.