There is reason for Rajnikanth’s fans to rejoice because the last schedule of Rajnikanth’s much expected Tamil movie LINGAA is near completion.
According to movie’s director KS Ravikumar, “We are in the last stage of shooting the film. Right now we are engaged in canning the climax scenes featuring action sequences.”
Updating more about the development of the film he informed, “We are shooting at Shimoga district of Karnataka. Hollywood stunt choreographer Lee Whitaker is busy filming some crucial action scenes featuring Rajni sir, Sonakshi Sinha along with Dev Gill.”
He added, “The entire team of LINGAA has been shooting rigorously from the third week of August and has been able to perform as per the schedule.”
Asked on why the crew is on such a war footing speed to complete the film, director KS Ravikumar said, “We have decided to release the movie on December 12, coinciding the birthday of Rajni sir and give a bonanza for Rajni sir’s fans.”
It may be noted that LINGAA is a typical Rajnikanth’s style action packed commercial drama as the superstar does not want to disappoint his fans post KOCHADAIYAN'S debacle.
The movie is a period drama and Rajnikanth will be seen playing a dual role opposite Bollywood beauty Sonakshi Sinha and Southern siren Anushka Shetty. In addition the movie also has British actress-singer Lauren J Irwin.
The film is produced by Rockline Venkatesh and also features Santhanam, Jagapathi Babu, Dev Gill, Karunakaran, Radha Ravi and Vijaya Kumar. Music is composed by Oscar winning composer AR Rahman.