Amitabh Bachchan and Rajinikanth, two monumental figures in Indian cinema, are reuniting after a hiatus of 33 years for their upcoming film, ‘Thalaivar 170’. This reunion is not just a momentous occasion for the film industry but also for the millions of fans who have grown up watching their films. The last time these legends shared screen space was in the 1990s, making this reunion one of the most awaited events in recent Indian cinema history.
The shooting for ‘Thalaivar 170’ officially commenced on October 26, 2023. Directed by TJ Gnanavel, the film marks Rajinikanth’s 170th appearance on the silver screen. The number itself is a testament to the actor’s enduring appeal and his unparalleled contribution to Indian cinema. The film is already generating significant buzz, and expectations are sky-high.
Rajinikanth took to social media to announce the beginning of the film’s shooting and shared a heartfelt message. In his post, he referred to Amitabh Bachchan as his mentor, stating that his “heart is beating with joy” at the prospect of working with him again. This mentor-mentee relationship adds another layer of depth to their on-screen reunion, making it all the more special for both the actors and their fans.
The film also boasts an impressive supporting cast, including Rana Daggubati, Ritika Singh, Fahadh Faasil, Dushara Vijayan, and Manju Warrier. Each of these actors brings their own unique flair to the film, promising a multi-dimensional cinematic experience.
The reunion of Amitabh Bachchan and Rajinikanth in ‘Thalaivar 170’ is not just a film; it’s an event that encapsulates the rich history and bright future of Indian cinema. As the film progresses through its production stages, the excitement continues to build, promising a cinematic experience that will be talked about for years to come.