Hyderabad: Fans of Superstar Rajinikanth are super excited and awaiting the release of the actor’s upcoming film Darbar, which is slated for release on January 15. This film is directed by AR Murugadoss, and has Nayanthara as the leading lady. Sunil Shetty, Nivetha Thomas, Yogi Babu, Prateik Babbar and others are playing key roles in this film which is releasing in multiple languages. Nivetha is playing Rajinikanth’s daughter in this film.
Official stills from Darbar have been doing rounds since some time, raising the expectations on the film. Rajinikanth is seen in a cop avatar and the film’s motion posters, which were released recently in several languages, have gone viral for all the right reasons.
Director Murugadoss took to his official Twitter handle on Thursday morning to announce that the cast and crew are all set to begin post-production work and that it starts with dubbing. He shared photographs of Rajinikanth and captioned it as “Thalaivarin Darbar Dubbing starts today!!! #DarbarThiruvizha (sic).”
Rajinikanth will be seen playing Aaditya Arunasalam in this film. Darbar is slated for a Pongal release and the details pertaining to its teaser and trailer are expected soon. Anirudh scores music for the second consecutive time for a Rajini-starrer after Petta, while Santhosh Shivan is associating with the star after more than two decades. Allirajah Subaskaran is producing this film under Lyca Productions on a grand scale.
After the release of Darbar, Rajinikanth will begin shooting for his next film Thalaivar 168, which will be directed by Siva and produced by Sun Pictures. It was recently announced that D Imman has been roped in to compose the music for this film. Details about the rest of the cast and crew will be updated by the makers soon.