Superstar after seeing Maanagaram appreciated the crew over phone. Maanagaram is a film directed by debutante directorLokesh Kanagaraj. This film has Sandeep Kishan, Shri and Regina in the cast. Javed Riaz had composed the music while Selvakumar has handled the camera. The film which was released on 10th March was produced by S R Prabhu. Commercially the film was declared hit. Moreover the film was released in lesser number of theatres and there was lesser crowd on the first day. When people started appreciating the film, theatres were increased and crowd started thronging. Because of this the crew was very happy.
Moreover Rajinikanth has seen the film and has appreciated the crew. He called the director Lokesh Kanagaraj and producer S R Prabhu over the phone and appreciated them. When asked director Lokesh Kanagaraj about this, he said, “ The producer called me and told me that I will get a call in the phone and to attend it. He did not mention that who will be calling me. In a few moments I got a call and they told me Rajini sir wanted to speak to me. Rajini sir said, “I saw your picture, you simply rocked. Super. Good film. I was sitting in the edge of the seat and watched it. Keep it up.” I was speechless. I just conveyed my thanks.” Lokesh Kanagaraj has been signed to direct a film which is to be produced by S R Prabhu. He now busy with the pre-production work of the film.