Darbar, a film starring Rajnikanth, the superstar, is all set to release on Pongal 2020. Thai Pongal, the harvest festival dedicated to the Sun God, is a four-day event in the Tamil calendar that is usually celebrated in January. In the second look of the film, Rajnikanth is seen pressing against the iron bar, defying the laws of physics and normal human aging, and Rajni ji is playing the cop so the fierceness is a bonus.
The producers of the film, Lyca, shared the look saying, “THERImax #DarbarSecondLook poster from team #DARBAR." The director of the film is A Murugadoss. Murugadoss is known for hit Tamil films and recreating them for Hindi audiences. His most successful ventures include Aamir Khan's Ghajini and Akshay Kumar's Holiday. Murugadoss posted saying, “Younger, smarter, wiser, tougher… Thalaivar in a never seen before Avatar #DarbarSecondLook…”
The film also stars Nayanthara, Suneil Shetty, Prateik Babbar and the music is given by Anirudh Ravichander. The cinematographer is Santosh Sivan and Sreedhar Prasad is editing the film. Rajnikanth, the mega star, who has appeared in over 160 films, will be seen in Darbar on Pongal 2020. He was seen in Petta in 2019 and in 2.0 in 2018.
Rajnikanth in Darbar
In Petta, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Malavika Mohanan also starred whereas in 2.0, Rajnikanth was the protagonist and Akshay Kumar was the antagonist. Fans are definitely going to be excited for Rajnikanth's cop film. The first look of the film (pictured above) was also super fierce.
The 68 year old actor is ruling over the Tamil film industry. Known for his high-fidelity stunts and yet modest and calm demeanor, the star has been known to be one of the most successful Indian actors and celebrity of all time. His son Dhanush is also a popular actor in Hindi and Tamil films. Rajnikanth is also a philanthropist and is committed to various social causes in India.