Rajinikanth has signed his next film with the Pa Ranjith and the music director is none other than Santhosh Narayan the ‘Neruppa Da’ fame.
The Trio is combining again for the tentatively titled Thalaiva 161 which is about to hit the screen in 2018 . Intresting fact is that Rajinikanth is playing a role of a gangster based on Mumbai .
Many Rumours have been that Rajini is playing Haji Mastan in the film and they have also received the legal notice from Haji Mastan son for potraying his father as a smuggler and Don but the makers of the film stated that the film is not based on Haji Mastan.
The movie is about to start the shooting later this month as Robo 2.0 has been pushed forward to next year. Recently the team has erected a huge set in Chennai resembling Dharavi.