In conjunction with Thalapathy Vijay's birthday today, the 49-year-old star actor has been featured on the gigantic billboards of NASDAQ at Times Square in New York, making him the third Tamil celebrity to achieve this feat after Dhanush, R Madhavan, and the legendary musician Ilayaraja.

The video has stills of Vijay from Theri (2016), Sarkar (2018), Master (2021), Beast (2022), and Varisu (2023) with the raging background score from his flick Master.

Check out a glimpse of the video below:

Special thanks to Canada Vijay Makkal Iyakkam for making this happen!

Having said that, earlier, actors such as Dhanush and R Madhavan had featured on the Times Square Billboard as well. Perhaps, the legendary musician Ilayaraja had appeared on Billboard.

Meanwhile, Vijay is busy with his upcoming film Leo, directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, it boasts a stellar star cast including Gautham Vasudev Menon, Arjun Sarja, Mysskin, Priya Anand, Mansoor Ali Khan, Mathew Thomas, and others in supporting roles. The film's music is composed by Anirudh Ravichander. With its scheduled theatrical release on October 19, 2023.

Leo is not only expected to be released in Tamil but also dubbed versions in Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi languages.

Source: Times of India , The Hans India