Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan will attend the audio launch of superstar Rajinikanth’s Tamil period-drama Kochadaiiyaan in Chennai on Sunday.
“When Soundarya Ashwin Rajinikanth called and requested him [Shah Rukh Khan] to be present at the event, he instantly agreed. He said that it’s like his own film and he’ll be there,” Rajinikanth’s manager said.
Khan’s spokesperson also confirmed the news.
Kochadaiiyaan, which is India’s first motion capture photo-realistic animated film, is directed by Rajinikanth’s daughter Soundarya.
The film also features Deepika Padukone, Jackie Shroff, R. Sarath Kumar, Aadi Pinisetty and Shobana in important roles.
Touted to be made along the lines of Hollywood films Avatar and Tin Tin, the film is jointly produced by Eros International and Media One Global Entertainment.