That Rajinikanth has now teamed up with young filmmaker Karthik Subbaraj is something we all know and the superstar has already begun shooting for the film. Said to be an intense drama, the film is yet to be titled and is being produced by Sun Pictures. The yet untitled film will have music composed by Anirudh Ravichander which will be for the first time for the young composer. The shooting of the film began recently in Dehradun and Rajinikanth too was part of this schedule. And according to latest reports, the makers have brought onboard one of the best action directors in India for the film.
Peter Hein has been brought onboard for this film and will have stunts choreographed by the award winning technician. Peter Hein has already worked with Rajinikanth in films like Sivaji and Enthiran and is not for the first time. With such heavy names onboard, expectations on the film will be very high.
The makers have also roped in Vijay Sethupathi for a crucial role in the film and reports indicate that he may be seen playing a the antagonist in the plot. This will be for the first time that Vijay Sethupathi will share screen space with superstar Rajinikanth and will be one of the biggest projects of his career. Vijay Sethupathi had recently said that he signed the film without thinking twice since it had Rajinikanth in it.
It is also being reported that veteran actress Simran may be signed on to play the female lead role opposite Rajinikanth in the film. However, these are unconfirmed reports and the makers haven’t yet given any confirmation to this.
Tamil film circles is abuzz that actor Simran has been signed on opposite Rajinikanth in this film and soon an announcement would be made. If this materialises, this will be the first time Simran would be acting alongside Rajinikanth in a film in her illustrious career.