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Rajinikanth recently took to Twitter to express his sheer joy as he reunites with his "mentor" and esteemed co-star, Amitabh Bachchan.

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In a heartwarming display of excitement and nostalgia, Rajinikanth recently took to Twitter to express his sheer joy as he reunites with his "mentor" and esteemed co-star, Amitabh Bachchan. The megastars, who last shared the screen over three decades ago in the iconic film 'Hum,' are set to work together once again in an upcoming project known as 'Thalaivar 170.' Rajinikanth's special welcome post for Bachchan radiated warmth and anticipation.

The tweet, accompanied by a picture from the film's set, depicted Rajinikanth, adorned in a white shirt and a wig, beaming with a smile next to Amitabh Bachchan, who sported a vibrant pink and blue jacket along with distinctive large glasses. In the tweet, Rajinikanth shared, "After 33 years, I am working again with my mentor, the phenomenon, Shri Amitabh Bachchan in the upcoming Lyca’s 'Thalaivar 170' directed by T.J. Gnanavel. My heart is thumping with joy!"

The news of Amitabh Bachchan joining 'Thalaivar 170' was initially announced by Lyca Productions in October. The production house extended a warm welcome to the legendary actor, referring to him as the "Shahenshah of Indian cinema" and recognizing his towering talent. The reunion of two cinematic icons in a single project has ignited immense anticipation among fans and the film fraternity alike.

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The currently untitled film, first revealed in March, will be helmed by the talented director T.J. Gnanavel, renowned for his work in 'Jai Bhim.' Besides Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan, 'Thalaivar 170' boasts an ensemble cast that includes the acclaimed actors Fahadh Faasil and Rana Daggubati.

Anirudh Ravichander has been entrusted with the responsibility of composing the music for this Tamil film, which is produced by Subaskaran. The star-studded lineup also features Ritika Singh, Manju Warrier, and Dushara Vijayan, adding to the film's immense promise.

Rajinikanth, who continues to enthrall audiences with his cinematic prowess, expressed his recent victory at the box office with 'Jailer,' directed by Nelson. The film, released in August, surpassed expectations and resonated with fans. As Rajinikanth embarks on another remarkable journey with the legendary Amitabh Bachchan, the anticipation for 'Thalaivar 170' continues to soar, promising an epic cinematic experience.

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