With the lockdown restrictions relaxing, Kollywood is hopeful that the government may permit opening of theaters soon. They are hopeful that audience may flock if they run an eagerly-awaited film and which other than Vijay-Vijay Sethupathi's Master. Buzz is that Master may be the first film to get a theater release post lockdown. Theaters owners are banking on Master to fetch them the lost revenue. It is believed that talks have began between the stakeholders to release the film once the government gives permission. Master was planned as Tamil New Year release which the team pushed to Diwali owing to lockdown.