After considering names of various top actresses, the team of superstar Rajinikanth’s upcoming film, to be directed by A R Murugadoss, has zeroed in on Nayanthara as the heroine of the movie.
This is for the fourth time the top actor and the actress will share the screen space, after ‘Chandramukhi’, ‘Sivaji’ (in the ‘Ballelakka…’ song) and ‘Kuselan’.
“The film is a cop story and its title is yet to be finalised. Shooting will start in Mumbai during the first week of April. The film will be bankrolled by Lyca, who produced Rajini-Shankar’s ‘2.0’,” say sources.
For the first time, Murugadoss is directing Rajini in this movie, in which the ‘thalaivar’ is said to be playing a police officer. Rajini’s last film is ‘Petta’ directed by Karthik Subbaraj and produced by Sun Pictures.