After the stupendous success of Pa Ranjith’s Kaala, Rajinikanth is donning the lead role in a film titled Petta directed by Karthik Subburaj. Director Mahendran, Simran, Trisha, director Sasikumar, Nawazuddin Siddique, Vijay Sethupathi, Manikandan Achari, Bobby Simha, Megha Akash, Sananth Reddy and Guru Somasundaram are donning important roles. Anirudh is composing the music.
This is Rajini’s 165th film. Rajini is donning the role of a hostel warden called Kaali. The story of the film happens in Ooty. The shooting of the film has taken place in Dehra Dun, Darjeeling, Lucknow and Chennai. Now the shooting of the film is taking place in Varanasi. There was an overwhelming response for the first look poster and motion poster released recently. This has also enhanced the expectation level of the film. At this juncture, there is news that the teaser of Petta will be released on Rajinikanth’s birthday ( 12th December).