Superstar Rajinikanth is gearing up for the release of his upcoming film Darbar. Directed by AR Murugadoss, the film features Suneil Shetty, Nayanthara, Prateik Babbar and Nivetha Thomas in the lead roles. According to reports, the commercial film will release worldwide on January 9.
Meanwhile, the actor has moved on to his next film, which is tentatively titled Thalaivar 168. This film which has Siruthai Siva at the helm is produced by Sun Pictures. On December 18, the film went on floors in Hyderabad where the actor is shooting for a motivational song.
On December 21, Khushbu Sundar also joined the team in Hyderabad. She expressed her happiness in a tweet and also added that she is getting back to her roots. Rumors suggest that Khushbu might play Rajinikanth's partner in Siruthai Siva's rural entertainer.
Before heading to Hyderabad, Khushbu took to Twitter and wrote, "Landed in Hyderabad.. tomorrow I start shooting for #Thalaivar168 A bit nervous and excited at the same time. Getting back to your roots is overwhelming. Wish me, luck friends. (sic)"