Famous Telugu director, Shekar Kammula is best known for his films many of which has received many awards. With ‘Dollar Dreams‘ being his maiden directorial venture, the director further gave us many beautiful films such as ‘Godavari‘, ‘Happy Days‘, ‘Leader‘ and ‘life is Beautiful’. Among these films, the movie ‘Leader‘ produced by AVM was a huge hit which attracted a lot of audience.
He said, “Superstar Rajnikanth is a standing example to how a leader should be. I desire remaking movie ‘Leader‘ in which I desire casting Rajnikanth. Nobody in recent times has gained the status of Superstar. Rajnikanth is the identity to cine field.
After directing movie ‘Leader‘, I tried meeting Rajnikanth. But I did not get the right opportunity. I desire directing the movie ‘Leader in Tamil starring Rajnikanth. No other person would befit the role. I believe that Rajnikanth could change governments. He could create impacts upon politics. He could turn a leader. I desire casting Rajnikanth in remake ‘Leader‘.
Superstar Rajnikanth’s admiration for Sivaji Ganesan
Critic Naman Ramachandran’s biography on Rajnikanth recounts the actor’s career in meticulous detail, tracing his incredible cinematic journey from his very first film Apoorva Ragangal in 1975 to memorable forays into Bollywood like Andhaa Kanoon and Hum, from landmark films like Billa, Thalapathi to the mega successes of Baasha.
Along the way, ‘Rajnikanth: The Definitive Biography’ provides rare insights into the his personal life, from his childhood days to his times of struggle and his success.
He also acknowledges the role theater played in shaping his acting career. ‘The stage is my mother,’ he says.
The book is available in the stands and every Rajnikanth fans is expected to grab a copy to know more about their star.