In a momentous announcement that has sent ripples of excitement through the entertainment world, the makers of Rajinikanth's upcoming film, tentatively titled 'Thalaivar 170,' have revealed that the legendary Amitabh Bachchan will share screen space with the South Indian superstar after a hiatus of 32 years. The news has set fans into a frenzy, eagerly anticipating this historic reunion of two iconic actors who have graced the silver screen together in the past.
The film, 'Thalaivar 170,' has been generating immense buzz owing to its star-studded ensemble cast, and it promises to be an entertaining extravaganza with a blend of action and a meaningful messag. Bringing together exceptional talents from various leading film industries, the movie features Fahadh Faasil from Malayalam, Rana Daggubati from Telugu, and now, the legendary Amitabh Bachchan from Hindi cinema.
Taking to social media to make the groundbreaking announcement, the film's official Twitter handle shared the exhilarating news: "Welcoming the Shahenshah of Indian cinema Mr. Amitabh Bachchan on board for #Thalaivar170. #Thalaivar170Team reaches new heights with the towering talent of the one & only @SrBachchan."ALSO READ: Amitabh Bachchan's 81st birthday: Legion of fans outside Jalsa and sweet family moments - WATCH
This news marks the beginning of a new chapter in the illustrious careers of these two cinematic giants. Rajinikanth, often referring to Amitabh Bachchan as his mentor and inspiration, has expressed his admiration for the senior actor on multiple occasions. This historic reunion is a dream come true for fans who have longed to witness these two legends together on the silver screen once more.
The last time Amitabh Bachchan and Rajinikanth shared the screen was in the 1991 film 'Hum.' Their on-screen chemistry and powerhouse performances were the talk of the town, and their camaraderie left an indelible mark on Indian cinema. Prior to 'Hum,' the duo had collaborated on films like 'Andhaa Kaanoon' and 'Geraftaar,' solidifying their status as a dynamic on-screen pair.
'Thalaivar 170,' directed by TJ Gnanavel of 'Jai Bhim' fame, boasts a stellar cast that includes Manju Warrier, Ritika Singh, and Dushara Vijayan in pivotal roles. The film is set to be a cinematic extravaganza, elevated by the musical brilliance of Anirudh Ravichander.ALSO READ: Unveiling Amitabh Bachchan's futuristic transformation in 'Kalki 2898 AD' poster on his birthday