Superstar Rajinikanth who recently scored a hit with 'Petta' movie is currently busy with the shooting with his upcoming movie 'Darbar'. AR Murugadoss is helming this project. As the actor has already wrapped up the shooting of this film, he is all set to kickstart his next flick with director Siva.
Popular director Siruthai Siva has recently met Rajini and narrated a story that impressed the latter and signed the project. Sun pictures are on board to bankroll this project. The movie is going to be the third outing of Rajinikanth under Sun pictures after 2 blockbuster movies like 'Enthiran' (Robo) and 'Petta'. This yet-to-be-titled movie is tentatively titled as 'Thalaivar168'. More details about the project will come out soon.
Sun Pictures announced the project on Twitter, saying, "After the blockbuster hits Enthiran and Petta, the mega-hit combo of Superstar @rajinikanth and @sunpictures come together for the third time for Thalaivar 168, Superstar’s next movie, directed by @directorsiva"
On the other hand, Darbar movie features lady superstar Nayanthara as the female lead is being bankrolled by Lyca Productions and the movie is gearing up for a grand release for Sankranthi next year.