Superstar rajinikanth had last appeared on screen in the karthik Subbaraj directorial revenge thriller petta and then he joined hands with AR murugadoss directorial darbar which ended as a flop. Now, he works on his next project which is bankrolled by sun Pictures and had announced a diwali release.
Recently the shooting of darbar had been wrapped and as expected the announcement on the next movie of the actor has come and it is official that superstar Rajnikanth's 168th movie will be bankrolled by sun Pictures and Thalaivar168 which will be directed by Siva.
Sun pictures have earlier bankrolled two big movies which turned successful namely Enthiran and petta starring Superstar Rajnikanth and it was after watching the last directorial of Siva, the rural mass blockbuster Viswasam starring Thala ajith that Rajni chose to work with Siva. As per reports, the team is shooting the movie fast and already they have completed 60% of the shooting. The entire shooting will be wrapped in a couple of months and then the team will begin the post-production works. Keerthy suresh and nayantara are part of the project already.