Sivaji is a 2007 Indian Tamil action thriller film directed by Shankar and produced by AVM Productions. The film was also dubbed in Hindi. Ultimately enjoying success, it was released worldwide. The film was later converted into 3D. It also became the first Indian film to use Dolby Atmos surround sound technology. After earning INR26 crore for his role in Sivaji, he became the highest paid actor in Asia after Jackie Chan.