With the kick off for the movie to be announced soon, the song recording from AR Rahman was held recently for Kochadaiyan. As mentioned earlier, the movie is getting some spices for pre-production stint with Soundarya flying abroad for business deals. Here in the native lands, the technical crew is at slow pedaling with the song rendered by Karthik for the lyrics of Vaali went on the recording.
It is said the historical story written and scripted with dialogues from KS Ravikumar is already at the receiving end. In all probabilities the film may commence by the end of March and will go on with fast track schedules. The cast including Sarathkumar, Aadhi and Rukmini has been finalized with the Bollywood fame Jackie Sheroff taking up the baddie role.
Another source claims that Rajnikanth would be casting dual role as a father and son. He will be having two feminine pairs of which Deepika Padukone will be the one. Another one is yet to be finalized but sources hint that it could be dancer Shobana, of Thalapathi fame.
Late Nagesh’s special appeareance in Kochadaiyan
Yesteryear’s ace comedian Nagesh might just be making a very ‘special appearance’ in superstarRajinikanth’s upcoming film Kochadaiyan to be directed by the superstar’s younger daughter Soundarya. Any idea as to how could Nagesh, who passed away a few years back, could be back in action for the Rajnikanth-starrer? Read on to find out!
Billed to be a 3-dimensional animation film to be filmed using the ‘motion capturing technique’, Kochadaiyaanpairs Rajini opposite Bollywood hottie Deepika Padukone, who was paired opposite him in the abandoned Rana too. The film, to be the first-of-its-kind in the country, has aroused great expectation and curiosite amid the superstar’s millions of fans worldwide who prayed for his reovery when he was down with illness last year.
Computer-generated graphic sequences would be used in the film extensively. Among the graphic sequences are some sequences featuring the comedian par excellence, the late Nagesh. Movie-buffs would be aware of the achievements of Nagesh, who had acted along with legends like MGR, Sivaji Ganesan and most of the heroes of the olden era. Rajnikanth and Nagesh had earlier starred together in films like Thillu mullu and Padikkathavan.
Nagesh would be appearing in ‘dual roles’ to assist the dual Rajnikanths who’d be seen in the film as per the script. One of them would be the Kadhalikka Neramillai Nagesh while the other would be the Panchathanthiram Nagesh. The graphics team is said to be working over-time in ensuring that sequences featuring Nagesh and Rajnikanth turn out to be one of the highlights of the film!
The film also has some huge names associated with it. Besides the lead pair, otheres part of the cast include Jackie Shroff, Sarath Kumar, Aadhi, Shobana to name a few. Music is taken care of by A.R Rahman while K.S Ravikumar would be penning the story, screenplay and dialogues besides supervising Soundarya’s direction.