Matinee Idol Ilayathalapathy Vijay spoke candidly at a special cultural event in a leading engineering college in Chennai. He spoke in length on how his recent movie “Thalaivaa” was received by the masses when he attended the Techofes’14 at Anna University. He was honored with a special award in recognition for his performance in the movie “Thalaivaa”.

When Vijay reached the premises, the crowd which majorly constituted students went berserk to catch a glimpse of their favorite star. He conversed straight from the bottom of his heart emphasizing on the pain he underwent during the whole episode of “Thalaivaa” release saga. He also conveyed that he was elated to receive this award in-spite of the movie’s mediocre results in the Box Office. Vijay summed it up by telling “this trophy presented to him is like winning the Man of the Match award in a cricket game even as the team has lost the match”.