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 film Lingaa was officially launched here Friday with a customary puja on the occasion of Akshaya Trithiya.
Rajinikanth, along with the film's director K.S. Ravikumar, were present at the event.
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Clad in a white silk dhoti and shirt, Rajini was also joined by his friend and Kannada superstar Ambareesh and his wife Sumalatha at the launch, which took place inside the premises of the famous Chamundeshwari Temple.
"The film has been officially launched and the regular shooting is expected to start in a few days," a source from the film's unit told IANS.
Sonakshi Sinha and Anushka Shetty will be playing the female leads in the film, for which double Oscar-winning composer A.R Rahman will compose the tunes.