Rajinikanth Upcoming Movies

Updated on : Nov 29, 2019 11:17 AM
Rajinikanth Upcoming Movies

Rajinikanth is a superstar of Tamil films and is worshipped like a god by his fans. He is a very versatile actor and can do action, drama and comedy films as well. His movies are dubbed in regional Indian languages and in Hindi due to which he is popular all over India and even internationally. He has a huge fan base in Japan.  He is one of the highest earning actors in Asia. He has worked in Hindi, Telugu, Kannada and American movies. His birthday is on 12th December 1950. His rise to fame is spectacular because he used to work as a bus conductor before he got his first debut film, Apoorva Raagangai. He has a unique acting style, which is characterized by trademark gestures such as flipping a cigarette in the air and catching it with his mouth. While working as a bus conductor, he would devote some time to act in plays. He joined Madras Film Institute in 1973 with the help of his friend, Raj Bahadur. 

His real name is Shivaji Rao Gaekwad and he was born in Karnataka, India. He is married to Latha Parthasarathy, who is the sister of actor, Y. G Mahendra. He has two daughters named Aishwarya Rajinikanth and Soundarya Rajinikanth. 

Initially, he played the role of the anti-hero in films like Aboorva Raagangal, Avargal and Moondru Mudichu. His role as a failed lover in S.P.Muthuraman’s, Bhuvana Oru Kelvikkuri (1977) won him critical acclaim.  His films Mullum Malaram and Aval Appadithan were also well appreciated. He did a double role in Billa, which is the remake of Bollywood film, Don and Enthiran, in which he played the role of a scientist and an andro-humanoid robot. Enthiran was India’s most expensive production at the time of its release. Thillu Mullu was his first full-length comedy film. He played a triple role in the Tamil film. Moondru Mugam, which earned him a special prize at the Tamil Nadu State Films Award ceremony. He also won the filmfare award for best Tamil actor in Muthuraman’s Nallavanku Nallavan in the year 1984. 

Besides acting, Rajinikanth also ventured in screenwriting and has written Baba and Valli. He has also produced some movies.

1. Darbar

Release Date 15 January 2020 
Star Cast Rajinikanth, Yogi Babu,Nayantara, Prateik Babbar, Prakash Raj
Director A.R. Murugadoss
Producer Allirajah Subaskaran
Genre Drama, Action