On the professional front, Rajinikanth has two mega projects for us. The first one is Kaala, which is directed by Pa. Ranjith and produced by Rajinikanth’s son-in-law Dhanush K Raja under the banner of Wunderbar Films along with Lyca Productions. It also features Huma Qureshi, Nana Patekar, Sampath, Sayaji Shinde and Samuthirakani in pivotal roles. The music of the film is composed by Santhosh Narayanan. Kaala marks the second collaboration between director Pa. Ranjith and actor Rajinikanth after Kabali, which was a successful affair at the box office. Apart from Tamil, the film will be simultaneously released in Telugu and Hindi dubbed versions on June 7. (Also Read: Vishal speaks up in Rajinikanth’s defence, says what he spoke about the Cauvery issue is called responsibility)

Post that, the actor will be seen in director Shankar’s 2.0. The film marks the Tamil debut of Bollywood Khiladi Akshay Kumar and also features Amy Jackson in a pivotal role. Made on a budget of over Rs 400 crore, the science fiction venture is one of the costliest Indian films.