Rajinikanth: News


12 Jul 2024

Mukesh Ambani

Janhvi Kapoor, rumored boyfriend Shikhar go public at Anant-Radhika's wedding

Anant Ambani, the youngest son of billionaire Mukesh Ambani and Nita Ambani, is preparing to tie the knot with Radhika Merchant, daughter of business magnate Viren and Shaila Merchant.

11 Jul 2024

AR Rahman

Michael Jackson nearly sang for Rajinikanth's 'Enthiran,' reveals AR Rahman

Acclaimed music composer AR Rahman recently disclosed an interesting tidbit about his interaction with the late pop legend, Michael Jackson.

07 Jul 2024

Fahadh Faasil

Fahadh Faasil joining Rajinikanth's 'Coolie' after 'Vettaiyan'? Insiders say so

Malayalam actor Fahadh Faasil, who is currently working on Rajinikanth's Vettaiyan, is rumored to have been approached for another project with the 73-year-old superstar.

07 Jul 2024

Amitabh Bachchan

Fahadh Faasil begins dubbing for Rajinikanth's 'Vettaiyan'

Malayalam actor Fahadh Faasil has started dubbing for his role in the forthcoming film Vettaiyan, directed by TJ Gnanvel.

02 Jul 2024

Kalki 2898 AD

Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth made pact 'not to work together'—here's why

Back in their 20s, Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth forged a pact that would stand the test of time: no snide remarks about each other!

29 Jun 2024

Kalki 2898 AD

Rajinikanth hails 'epic' 'Kalki 2898 AD,' anxiously awaits 'Part 2'

South Indian film veterans Rajinikanth and Akkineni Nagarjuna have publicly lauded the recently released sci-fi film Kalki 2898 AD.

28 Jun 2024

Bobby Deol

Three-way clash confirmed on Dussehra between 'Kanguva'-'Jigra'-'Vettaiyan'

The much-awaited action thriller, Kanguva, featuring actor Suriya, is set to hit the screens on October 10.

24 Jun 2024


Atlee plans mega collaboration with Salman Khan and Rajinikanth

In a significant development set to reshape the Indian cinema landscape, director Atlee is aiming to orchestrate a mega collaboration between two of India's biggest superstars, Salman Khan and Rajinikanth.

19 Jun 2024

Huma Qureshi

Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' named one of the century's best by BFI

The British Film Institute (BFI) has recognized Rajinikanth's Tamil film, Kaala, as one of the "Films of the Century."

18 Jun 2024

Aamir Khan

Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone crowned highest-paid actors of 2024

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been declared the highest-paid actor in India for 2024, outperforming other prominent actors such as Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, and Akshay Kumar.

12 Jun 2024


PM Modi's heartwarming gesture with Chiranjeevi during Pawan Kalyan's swearing-in

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the swearing-in ceremony of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader N Chandrababu Naidu as the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister on Wednesday.

09 Jun 2024

Narendra Modi

Rajinikanth hails PM Modi's third term as 'very big achievement'

Tamil superstar Rajinikanth was spotted at Chennai airport on Sunday morning en route to New Delhi for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony.

09 Jun 2024

Andhra Pradesh

Emotional farewell: Ramoji Rao cremated with full state honors

Ramoji Rao, the media baron and chairman of the Ramoji Group, succumbed to a prolonged illness in Hyderabad on Saturday. He was 87.

03 Jun 2024


Rajinikanth's 'Vettaiyan,' Jr NTR's 'Devara' primed for clash in October

Superstar Rajinikanth, currently on a spiritual trip to the Himalayas, has revealed updates about his forthcoming films.

27 May 2024

Lokesh Kanagaraj

Rajinikanth-Sathyaraj reunite for 'Coolie' after nearly 4 decades, say reports 

After a gap of almost 40 years, veteran actors Rajinikanth and Sathyaraj are set to share the screen in the upcoming film Coolie.

01 May 2024

Lokesh Kanagaraj

Ilaiyaraaja issues legal notice to Lokesh Kanagaraj-Rajinikanth's 'Coolie': Here's why

Renowned composer Ilaiyaraaja has reportedly issued a legal notice to Sun Pictures, the production house behind Lokesh Kanagaraj's upcoming film Coolie, featuring Rajinikanth.

22 Apr 2024

Lokesh Kanagaraj

Lokesh Kanagaraj-Rajinikanth's 'Thalaivar 171' is now titled 'Coolie'; watch teaser

The official title teaser for Thalaivar 171, a highly-anticipated film starring legendary actor Rajinikanth and directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, is finally out!

22 Apr 2024

Lokesh Kanagaraj

Burning questions that'll be answered by 'Thalaivar 171' teaser 

The title teaser of Thalaivar 171, the long-awaited film featuring superstar Rajinikanth and directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, is set to release on Monday at 6:00pm.

16 Apr 2024

Rana Daggubati

Rana Daggubati to play tech-savvy villain in 'Vettaiyan'? Find out

Superstar Rajinikanth is currently preparing for his much-awaited film Vettaiyan, which has already sparked significant excitement on social media following the release of its initial teaser in January.

10 Apr 2024

Fahadh Faasil

'Vettaiyan': Fahadh Faasil reveals comedic role in Rajinikanth starrer

Fahadh Faasil, who is getting ready for the release of the Malayalam film Aavesham on Thursday, has confirmed his participation in the upcoming Rajinikanth film, Vettaiyan.

08 Apr 2024


Dhanush and filmmaker wife Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth file for divorce: Report

Superstar Dhanush and filmmaker Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth have initiated legal proceedings for their divorce at the family court in Chennai, according to India Today.

07 Apr 2024

Amitabh Bachchan

Rajinikanth's 'Vettaiyan' to hit theaters in October, makers confirm

Mark your calendars as superstar Rajinikanth is set to grace the silver screen this October with his much-awaited film, Vettaiyan.

27 Feb 2024


Rajinikanth to collaborate with Sajid Nadiadwala; shares heartfelt post

Thalaivar fans, it is time to assemble!

22 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' is unstable in second week

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth is an adept director of Tamil cinema and she returned to making films on celluloid after a long time. Her recent work Lal Salaam was highly anticipated, but the film received a lukewarm response from viewers.

20 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' needs gradual momentum for revival

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth made a bumper comeback on celluloid with the sports drama Lal Salaam. The highly anticipated film opened to rave reviews from critics but is having a tumultuous ride at the box office.

15 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' shows no improvement

Tamil cinema is known for its stellar content and out-of-the-box storytelling. Recently, adept director Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth made a comeback at the celluloid with Lal Salaam but the movie has failed to perform up to expectations.

14 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' keeps crashing with no hope

Tamil cinema is known for its larger-than-life mounting and hard-hitting content. The industry's latest offering, Lal Salaam has become a critics' favorite. It marked director Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth's return to celluloid.

13 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' needs commercial boost for survival

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth made a comeback on celluloid with the recently released sports drama Lal Salaam. The film has been in the buzz ever since its announcement but has not been able to grasp the box office as of now.

12 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Lal Salaam' experiences not-so-great opening weekend

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth is an established name in Tamil cinema and the director made a comeback after seven long years with Lal Salaam. The sports actioner was in the buzz since its announcement and its main USP was megastar Rajinikanth's extended cameo.

11 Feb 2024

Box Office

Box office: Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth's 'Lal Salaam' struggles on first Saturday

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth's latest directorial, Lal Salaam, made a lackluster debut at the box office on Friday.

10 Feb 2024

Ravi Teja

Box office: Ravi Teja's 'Eagle' takes off with decent start

The Telugu action-thriller Eagle, featuring Ravi Teja, was released theatrically on Friday, alongside Teri Baaton Mein Aisa Uljha Jiya and Lal Salaam.

10 Feb 2024

Box Office

Box office: 'Lal Salaam' earns Rs. 4.3cr on opening day

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth's much-anticipated directorial venture, Lal Salaam, featuring Vishnu Vishal, Vikranth, and a cameo by her superstar father, Rajinikanth, arrived in theaters on Friday.

07 Feb 2024

Upcoming Movies

5 new movies releasing in cinema halls near you

Every week there are new films that get released in cinema halls. Last week marked the release of Anatomy of a Fall and Argylle, while Fighter was already running in the theaters. This week, more titles are awaiting their debut on the big screen.

06 Feb 2024


'Congratulations': Rajinikanth reacts as 'Thalapathy' Vijay enters Tamil Nadu politics

Tamil Nadu politics and cinema go hand in hand as various celluloid stars have made their foray into politics and emerged successful.

03 Feb 2024

AR Rahman

Rahman defends reviving dead singers using AI for 'Lal Salaam'

Academy Award-winning composer AR Rahman recently experimented with artificial intelligence (AI) to bring back the voices of two late singers for Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth's upcoming film, Lal Salaam.

Rajinikanth defends daughter Aishwaryaa amid 'sanghi' remark: Controversy explained

Rajinikanth recently defended his daughter Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth's statement at the audio launch of her upcoming film, Lal Salaam.

29 Jan 2024

Upcoming Movies

'Lal Salaam' to 'Operation Valentine': Films theatrically releasing in February

With Hrithik Roshan-Deepika Padukone's Fighter being the first big theatrical release of 2024, February will be witnessing many more such big and new releases.

28 Jan 2024

Amitabh Bachchan

Rajinikanth to resume filming 'Vettaiyan': Everything to know

Superstar Rajinikanth, who is currently busy shooting Vettaiyan under Jai Bhim director TJ Gnanavel, is gearing up for the film's next schedule.

27 Jan 2024


Rajinikanth talks about rumored rivalry with Vijay

Tamil superstar Rajinikanth has addressed the controversy surrounding his alleged rivalry with fellow Kollywood star Vijay.

23 Jan 2024

Tamil Cinema

'Lal Salaam': Rajinikanth starrer's audio launch date announced

Get ready, Rajinikanth fans! The much-awaited audio launch for the superstar's upcoming film, Lal Salaam, is set to take place on Friday, coinciding with Republic Day, at the Sri Sairam Institute of Technology in Chennai.

15 Jan 2024

Tamil Cinema

'Vettaiyan's first look poster unveiled, fans are excited

The highly anticipated Tamil film Vettaiyan, directed by TJ Gnanavel and starring Rajinikanth, has unveiled its first look poster, generating a wave of excitement among fans.

10 Jan 2024

Tamil Cinema

'Petta' turns 5: Director unveils Ilaiyaraaja's version of Rajinikanth's romance

Karthik Subbaraj is one of the finest filmmakers in Tamil cinema and he is currently basking in the glory of his recent directorial Jigarthanda DoubleX.

28 Dec 2023

Tamil Cinema

Vijayakant's death: Tamil film shootings canceled; Rajinikanth to pay tribute

The Tamil film fraternity has been in shock after the sudden demise of "Captain" Vijayakant in Chennai on Thursday. He was 71.

27 Dec 2023

Deepika Padukone

Rajinikanth's wife Latha alleges 'humiliation, harassment' in cheating case

Tamil superstar Rajinikanth's wife Latha Rajinikanth on Wednesday opened up about the cheating case filed against her by Chennai-based Ad Bureau Advertising Private Limited.

20 Dec 2023

Kannada Films

What led to hospitalization of veteran Kannada actor Hema Chaudhary

Renowned Kannada actor Hema Chaudhary is facing a severe health crisis after experiencing a brain hemorrhage two days ago.

20 Dec 2023

Telugu Films

23 must-watch Indian films of 2023

The year 2023 has been touted as the comeback year for Indian cinema. Every industry saw a surge in quality content, commercial boosts, and a varied set of films.

18 Dec 2023


Bhojpuri actor Brijesh Tripathi dies: Reflecting on his best works

The Bhojpuri film industry is mourning the loss of acclaimed actor Brijesh Tripathi, who reportedly died of a heart attack on Sunday.

18 Dec 2023

Tamil Cinema

'Lal Salaam's 'Ther Thiruvizha' celebrates life and all things warm

Lal Salaam is one of the highly anticipated films in Tamil cinema, especially after Rajinikanth's humongous success with Jailer.

15 Dec 2023

Ram Mandir

Ram Mandir opening ceremony guest list; Akshay-Big B to attend

The highly anticipated Ram Mandir opening ceremony in Ayodhya is set for January 22, 2024, and many esteemed guests are expected to attend.

12 Dec 2023

Tamil Cinema

Rajinikanth turns 73: Kamal Haasan pens heartfelt note

Megastar Rajinikanth turned another year wiser on Tuesday and wishes are pouring in on social media.

28 Nov 2023

Tamil Cinema

It's Rajinikanth versus Kamal Haasan next weekend

Thalaivar Rajinikanth and Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan are two pillars of Tamil cinema. The veteran actors are known for their phenomenal range, superstardom, and massive fan base.

15 Nov 2023

Tamil Cinema

Rajinikanth meets 'Jigarthanda DoubleX' team; Karthik Subbaraj pens heartfelt note

Superstar Rajinikanth recently shared a heartfelt message on social media applauding the Jigarthanda DoubleX makers, following which the film's core team members met him on Wednesday.

08 Nov 2023

Tamil Cinema

'Jigarthanda DoubleX': Rajinikanth-Kamal Haasan were Karthik Subbaraj's dream cast

Jigarthanda is a cult classic film in Tamil cinema. As ardent fans are eagerly waiting for its sequel, director Karthik Subbaraj has revealed his dream cast for the film.

03 Nov 2023

Tamil Cinema

Kamal Haasan's 'Indian 2' 'INTRO' is about hope and resilience

Senapathy is one of the cult characters of Kamal Haasan and director Shankar is bringing it back with the much-awaited sequel Indian 2.

02 Nov 2023

Tamil Cinema

Rajinikanth, SS Rajamouli to unveil Kamal Haasan's 'Indian 2' intro

Kamal Haasan's Indian 2 is one of the most anticipated sequels and now the wait is over!

29 Oct 2023

Box Office

Vijay's 'Leo' eyeing Rs. 300cr in India: Film's record-breaking feats

Vijay's latest action-packed thriller, Leo, saw a huge surge in collections on Saturday (day 10) after a brief dip in earnings on Thursday and Friday.

25 Oct 2023

Amitabh Bachchan

'Thalaivar 170': Amitabh Bachchan-Rajinikanth reunite in brand new photo 

Remember the brotherhood that Amitabh Bachchan and Rajinikanth displayed in 1991's iconic movie Hum? If you've missed watching them together, then it's time for celebration.

13 Oct 2023


IND vs PAK WC showdown: Arijit, Shankar to perform tomorrow

India and Pakistan's cricket rivalry has always been a matter of great intrigue and excitement for both nations.

04 Oct 2023

Tamil Cinema

Rajinikanth's 'Thalaivar 170' goes on floors in Kerala

Megastar Rajinikanth is basking in the glory of Jailer. For the last few days, Lyca Productions have been unveiling the cast members of the actor's next film, Thalaivar 170.

03 Oct 2023

Tamil Cinema

Fahadh Faasil joins Rajinikanth's 'Thalaivar 170'

Lyca Productions is on a roll!

03 Oct 2023

Tamil Cinema

Official! Rana Daggubati roped in for Rajinikanth's 'Thalaivar 170'

Ever since reports of Rajinikanth's Thalaivar 170 started making rounds, the impending star-studded cast has been the talk of Tinseltown.

02 Oct 2023

Tamil Cinema

Dushara Vijayan to star alongside Rajinikanth in 'Thalaivar 170'

Dushara Vijayan is set to join the cast of Rajinikanth's much-awaited film, Thalaivar 170.

01 Oct 2023

Mahesh Babu

'Lal Salaam' to 'Ayalaan': South films' box-office battle on Pongal

The much-awaited Tamil film, Lal Salaam, is set to hit theaters on Pongal in January 2024, the makers announced on Sunday.