When media persons wanted to know if 3 was a hit or flop, Dhanush refused to comment. The star’s wife made her directorial debut with this film and the Kolaveri song in to became a huge hit. However, there is a widespread discontentment that the film has several distributors lamenting.
There is also a rumor that the film has eked out profits only to Dhanush’s family while the rest of the distributors are in deep losses. Reacting to this, Dhanush said that he is sure that all the distributors have earned a decent profit from 3 and they should have no reason to complain.