Superstar Rajinikanths next Tamil film, titled “Darbar”, will mark his return to playing a police officer after 25 years. Its title and first look was unveiled on Tuesday.
Rajinikanth was last seen playing a police officer on-screen in the 1992 Tamil film “Pandian”. His other police officer role includes Alex Pandian from “Moondru Mugam”, which released in 1982.
Murugadoss took to Twitter to unveil the film’s title and first look poster.
“Here you go guys. The first look of our very own Thalaivar in Darbar,” he wrote, confirming that the film will hit the screens during Pongal festival next year.
The poster features the headshot of a happy Rajinikanth. It also features a caption – ‘You decide whether you want me good, bad or worse.’
On Monday, it was officially announced that Nayanthara has been roped in to play the leading lady in the film.
After working with Rajinikanth in “Chandramukhi” and also briefly in “Kuselan”, this is the third time Nayanthara has teamed up with the 68-year-old star.
Popular lensman Santosh Sivan will crank the camera while Anirudh Ravichander will compose the music. Sreekar Prasad will take care of editing.
Kangana’s 1st look as Air Force pilot in ‘Tejas’ goes viral
Mumbai: Kangana Ranauts first look as an Air Force pilot in her upcoming flick “Tejas” has taken the internet by storm.
On Monday morning, Ronnie Screwvala’s production house RSVP movies shared Kangana Ranaut’s first look from “Tejas” on Twitter where she can be seen posing in front of a fighter jet. In the movie, Kangana will be seen in the avatar of an Air Force pilot and her first look is already winning hearts of netizens.
The tweet reads: “Soaring high into the sky! Presenting the first look of #KanganaRanaut as an Air force Pilot in #Tejas. @KanganaTeam @RonnieScrewvala #SarveshMewara @nonabains.”
Directed by Sarvesh Mewara, “Tejas” will be RSVP’s second film which pays a tribute to the Indian military after the immensely success “Uri: The Surgical Strike” which released in January last year.
Informing about the movie, Kangana’s sister Rangoli Chandel tweeted: “#Tejas it’s not only a fighter jet but also Kangana’s name in the film, she always wanted to play a soldier and her dream came trues, after Manikarnika another war film but this time action will be in the sky, Jai Hind.”
Netizens are loving the actress’ look as an Air Force officer as a result of which, the hashtags #KanganaRanaut and #Tejas are trending on Twitter since Monday morning.
“Tejas” will go on floors very soon and is slated to release in April 2021.