Rajinikanth and Deepika Padukone romance onscreen for the first time in Kochadaiiyaan.
Rajinikanth plays the Pandyan king Kochadaiyaan Ranadhiran in Kochadaiiyaan.
Director Soundarya Rajinikanth with Shah Rukh Khan unties the red ribbon during the launch of the music album for her film kochadaiiyaan. (Photo: Twitter/Kochadaiiyaan)
Rajinikanth, SRK, Deepika Padukone at the music launch of Kochadaiiyaan.
Rajinikanth at the music release of Kochadaiiyaan in Chennai. (PTI Photo)
Rajinikanth, Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone at the music release function of Rajinikanth's latest movie Kochadaiiyaan in Chennai. (PTI Photo)
Superstar Rajinikanth-starrer Tamil period-drama Kochadaiiyaan, the release date of which has been postponed over and over again, will finally hit the screens worldwide May 9.
"The release date has been locked as May 9. There will no further changes in the film's release," Rajinikanth's manager told IANS.
Touted to be India's first motion capture photo-realistic 3D animated film, Kochadaiiyaan is directed by Soundarya Rajinikanth Ashwin. It has been made on a budget of Rs.125 crore.
Featuring an ensemble cast of Deepika Padukone, Jackie Shroff, R. Sarath Kumar, Naseer, Shobana and Aadi Pinisetty in lead roles, the film has music by double Oscar-winning A.R. Rahman.
It is jointly produced by Media One Global Entertainment and Eros International.