Will Nivin Pauly crash Facebook? This was the question in the minds of hundreds who watched the teaser of his upcoming Tamil movie Richie soon after it was launched on his official Facebook page on Friday evening. The teaser of the ‘Premam’ star has been so far watched by a whopping 5 million fans worldwide in record time.
The teaser which was released on April 29, has been going viral across social networking sites and is being shared by veteran actors like Mohanlal, Dhanush, Jayam Ravi and Manju Warrier. In just 24 hours, the video crossed 4.1 million views on Facebook.
Richie is the remake of Kannada film Ulidavaru Kandanthe, in which actor Rakshit Shetty played the role of Richard Richi Anthony. The movie also stars Natarajan Subramaniam, Ashok Selvan, Aadukalam Murugadoss, Shraddha Srinath and Lakshmi Priyaa Chandramouli in key roles. The movie, directed by debutant Gautham Ramachandran, is expected to release in May this year.