Lokesh Kanagaraj is the most happening director in the Tamil film industry. He made his debut with the 2017 film Maanagaram. Later, he shot to fame with the last year's super hit Khaithi. He is now working on his upcoming film Master, featuring Thalapathy Vijay in the lead role. From the last few days, it is being reported that Lokesh will do his next film with Superstar Rajinikanth and it will get bankrolled by Kamal Haasan. The latest we hear is that he will not direct Rajini but Kamal Haasan himself. It seems that the project will go on the floors next year.
According to the Kollywood sources, as Rajini's ongoing project Annaatthe is still on hold due to the COVID-19, Lokesh is planning to make the film with Kamal. Apparently, Lokesh changed the script to suit the image of Kamal. It seems that Kamal Haasan will play the role of a Superstar in this movie. As Lokesh is a huge fan of Kamal, he is making sure to make this film a memorable one. Even in his previous films, Lokesh leaves various hints about various Kamal references.
Kamal Haasan is currently acting in the film Indian 2. Directed by Shankar, this movie features Kajal Aggarwal as the female lead. Rakul Preet Singh and Siddharth are essaying the other key roles in it. Anirudh Ravichander is composing the music of this movie.