The movie has music by composer Shankar, Ehsaan and Loy.
The Madras High Court had on Monday closed all petitions filed by the actor against the prohibitory orders invoked by the state administration to prevent its screening.
In a scathing criticism of those who protested against his film, 'Vishwaroopam', Tamil actor Kamal Haasan said that they did not represent the majority.
The spy thriller has been written, directed and co-produced by Kamal Haasan himself.
The movie has actors Pooja Kumar, Andrea Jeremiah and Rahul Bose in very prominent roles.
The release of 'Vishwaroopam' was stayed after few Muslim groups protested and alleged that it hurt their sentiments.
Controversies surrounding the state government ban on the movie generated heated debates across the country and support swelled for the actor. Kamal Haasan also thanked the media for its role.
Kamal Haasan on Monday withdrew his petition before the Madras High Court challenging the ban.
When the Tamil Nadu government put its release on hold Kamal Haasan approached the Madras High Court calling it cultural terrorism.
Tamil Nadu's date with Kamal Haasan's film 'Vishwaroopam' has finally arrived. Ending the 10-day-long wait, Kamal Haasan's Rs 95 crore finally released on Thursday in Tamil Nadu.
It is one Friday that Tamil fans would have been waiting for a very long time. After a long struggle for it's release Haasan's Vishwaroopam finally hit the screens in Tamil Nadu today.