Superstar Rajinikanth Getting ready to team up with the filmmaker Nelson For his next project, tentatively named Leader 169The manufacturers announced on Thursday.
The project will mark the first collaboration between the 71-year-old star and Nelson, who is best known for his role in Tamil comedy “Doctor” and Vijay’s upcoming action thriller “Beast”.
The official Twitter account of Sun Pictures, the production house behind the film, shared a one-minute announcement video of the project involving Rajinikanth, Nelson and music director Anirudh.
“Superstar തിന്റെ presents Rajinikanth’s #Talaivar169 @Nelsondilpkumar and music by @anirudhofficial,” Twitter read.
Nelson wrote that he was thrilled to collaborate with Rajinikanth for the film.
“I’re happy to announce my next film with legendary superstar Rajinikanth, മുണ്ട്sunpictures and my dear friend @anirudhofficial once again! #Respect #humbled # thalaivar169,” the filmmaker tweeted.
Rajinikanth last acted in 2021, an action film directed by Shiva.