After the success of Jailer, Rajinikanth is subsequent teaming up with filmmaker Lokesh Kanagaraj for the actor’s 171st outing.
To be produced by Sun Pictures, Thalaivar 171 can have music by composer Anirudh Ravichandran and motion by Anbariv.
The remainder of the forged and crew can be introduced shortly.
Rajinikanth is presently basking within the aftermath of Jailer, after two disappointing outings in Darbar and Annaatthe. The movie, directed by Nelson, is without doubt one of the largest hits of the 12 months throughout the nation and a much-needed victory on the box-office for the Superstar.
Before his movie with Lokesh, Rajinikanth will work with director TJ Gnanavel of Jai Bhim fame. Tentatively titled Thalaivar 170, the movie can be produced by Lyca Productions.
Meanwhile, Lokesh is awaiting the discharge of his motion flick Leo in October, that stars Vijay, Trisha and Sanjay Dutt amongst others. It is speculated that Leo may also come underneath the identical universe that his earlier movies Kaithi and Vikram have been part of. With Leo, Lokesh and Vijay work collectively for the second time after their hit mixture in Master.