Rajini’s mega 3-D offering Kochadaiyaan is all set to get roll’n. The flick also has Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff , Shobana, , Sarathkumar, Aadhi, Deepika Padukone and Rukmani playing key roles. Kochadaiyaan will mark the debut of Rajini’s daughter Soundarya on the director’s seat, under the supervision of KS Ravikumar.
Soundarya who is engaged with pre production duties disclosed, “Off to Hong Kong on work tonight with my team!!! Work progressing well … Shooting this March 2nd week in UK 🙂 God is great!!!” Latest is that actor Nagesh who was seen together with Rajini in Padikkathavan, Maaveran will make an animated appearance in the film. Soundarya will recreate Nagesh’s character using the best technology available for Kochadaiyaan.
Bharatnatyam exponent Shobhana will pair with the elder Rajini playing father and Deepika Padukone plays lead opposite younger Rajini (son). Actress Rukmani pairs up with Aadhi. It is learnt that Jackie Shroff plays the anti hero in this flick. Kochadaiyaan will employ motion capture technology used in movies like Avatar, to capture the 3d sequences. Composer AR Rahman has already recorded one of the tracks with Germany’s Babelsberg Film Orchestra joining the composer. Another song was recently tuned with popular singer Karthik’s voice and is awaiting Rajini’s go ahead signal.
A trusted insider reports that the movie will get rolling March 19th in London.