Video of actress Shobana who collaborated with Superstar Rajinikanth in the evergreen “Thalapathy”, opening about how Rajinikanth surprised the crew members of the film is now being circulated in the media. In the video, Shobana shared how Rajinikanth greeted everyone by visiting the shooting spot earlier than everyone.
“Thalapathy” is a 1991 released crime drama film that included an ensemble cast of Rajinikanth, Mammooty, Shobana, Banu Priya, Nagesh, and others. Directed by Manirathnam, the music of the film was composed by Ilayaraja.
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In a recent TV show, Shobana shared about how responsible Rajinikanth naturally was and the video is trending now. “He was at his peak at that time as he was a Superman. Now, too” Shobana started explaining about the incident.
“At that time, everything was an early morning call sheet. Mani Ratnam was very particular about photography. He and Santhosh we’re always a team. Everyone thought Rajini sir won’t come to the early morning shoot. Rajini sir didn’t like attending early morning shoot as he said “why are you making it difficult for sir” to which Mani sir replied “If 300 people can come, 301st person can also come” but everyone one of us insisted Mani sir not to shoot scenes with Rajini as we thought he won’t come” Shobana said.
“Rajini said also said that he can’t come that early. Around 3-4 am we have to climb a hill, no one will be there. Just a unit van and crew were climbing. At the top of the hill, a small light of cigarette was seen” Shobana said. “One person was sitting there and having his smoke. He was the first person to come. “You thought I won’t come right. I’m here. No make-up needed for me, just start shooting” he said. Those were the lovely moments, Thalapathy is a lovely film” Shobana added in the Malayalam television show.
Many fans of Superstar Rajinikanth got overwhelmed on hearing this piece of information from the actress and a fan said that this will get huge reception as a scene from fans in the biography of superstar Rajinikanth.