Rajinikanth is an Indian film actor from Karnataka origin, who works primarily in Tamil cinema. He began acting in plays while working in the Bangalore. He made his acting debut through the National Film Award-winning Tamil film Apoorva Raagangal in 1975, directed by K. Balachander, whom Rajinikanth considers his mentor.
Recently, Rajinikanth’s 164th film ‘Kaala Karikaalan’ poster was revealed by Dhanush, Rajinikanth’s son-in-law and the film’s producer on their official Twitter handle. The music of the film is produced by Santhosh Narayanan, Sreekar Prasad as the film editor and T Ramalingam as the art director.
The story of the film revolves around the boy named Kaala, who runs away from Tirunelveli in his childhood to Mumbai and becomes a powerful don living in the slums of Dharavi. The name Kaala is according to his color and also means God of death. He is Kaala for those who were against him. He is playing a role of a gangster who brings justice to the wrongdoers.
It is expected to be released next summers in 2018. The poster looks great as the Kaala Karikaalan written in stark red against a striking black background. It is expected to be released in Hindi as well as Telugu.