Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan, the Big B of Indian cinema, are reuniting on screen after 33 years in the film ‘Thalaivar 170.’ The film, directed by TJ Gnanavel of Jai Bhim fame, has completed its Mumbai segments and is ready to go on to the next stage of production.
Recently, the film's directors posted a beautiful image of Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan spending a moment together on the sets of ‘Thalaivar 170’, indicating the completion of the film's schedule.
The creators captioned the photo on their official social media account, "When Superstar and Shahenshah met on the sets of #Thalaivar170 Reunion on screens after 33 years! #Thalaivar170 is gonna be a double dose of legends! amitabhbachchan rajinikanth "Done with MUMBAI Schedule"
Fans of both actors have expressed their admiration for the shot, which features two legendary figures of Indian film. The filmed scene appears to be on the set of ‘Thalaivar 170’, when Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan are looking at the latter's smartphone.
The two great performers appear close to their current ages in the photograph, yet they remain as elegant and distinctive as ever. This incredible team is reuniting on screen after 33 years, having previously appeared in the smash Hindi language film Hum.
TJ Gnanavel's ‘Thalaivar 170’ is said to portray the narrative of a former Muslim police officer who discovers riddles that motivate him to solve them. The film, which stars Rajinikanth, also features an ensemble cast that includes Amitabh Bachchan, Rana Daggubati, Fahadh Faasil, Rithika Singh, Manju Warrier, and Dussara Vijayan.
Philomin Raj will edit the film, which is being scored by Anirudh Ravichander, with cinematographer SR Kathir assisting them. Following the release of ‘Thalaivar 170’, Rajinikanth will collaborate with Leo director Lokesh Kanagaraj on an action-thriller named ‘Thalaivar 171.’