Official announcement on Rajinikanth 161 !!
We already reported that, Superstar Rajinikanth is roped in director Ranjith’s next. This film is set with the backdrop of Mumbai. Pa. Ranjith has started the pre production work and Santhosh Narayanan is roped in as a music director for this film.
There were reports that, this film is based on the life of Haji Mastan, who was reportedly referred as a Mumbai smuggler and businessman. As per reports we heard that, Sunder Shekhar, who is the son of Haji Mastan, sent notice to Rajinikanth not to portray his father as a smuggler since none of the court has convicted him as a smuggler. He also said that, he is interested in making a biopic on him.
Now, Wunderbar Films released a press note in which it requested people not to believe in false news. As per the press note, it says that, this film is directed by Ranjith and it is not based on the life story of Haji Mastan.