Super famous actor Thalapathy Vijay got another jewel on his crown this year. He is awarded International Achievement Recognition Awards (IARA). Vijay was nominated for the Best Actor as well as the International Best Actor Award categories in the IARA Awards given in the UK. His recognition took a pace with release of blockbuster hit 'Mersal' directed by Atlee. In the movie he played three characters simultaneously. His roles are as village headman, a doctor and a magician. He went to London to receive the award. IARA has stated "It was indeed amazing seeing the sublime & multi talented Actor Vijay in UK. The winner of Best International Actor Category 2018."