After the massive success of Petta, Superstar Rajinikanth is back with yet another commercial entertainer titled Darbar. Directed by AR Murugadoss, the film is bankrolled on a huge scale by Lyca Productions.
Rajinikanth is a pan-Indian star and Lyca is planning to capitalise on it by releasing the film four languages namely, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Hindi. The motion poster of the film was released today by Kamal Haasan, Mahesh Babu, Mohanlal and Salman Khan in their respective languages.
In the motion poster, we see Rajinikanth as a stylish cop who is in the middle of a fight. He looks majestic while seated on a rolling chair. Sources close to the team revealed that this rolling chair fight sequence would one of the highlights of Darbar.
Rajinikanth’s close friend Kamal Haasan took to Twitter to unveil the Tamil motion poster of Darbar. Mahesh Babu, Salman Khan and Mohanlal did the honours in their respective languages.
Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) November 7, 2019
It has been over 25 years since we saw Rajinikanth don the khaki. In Murugadoss’s Darbar, he will play two roles, as that of a cop and a social activist. Darbar is currently in post-production and is expected to hit the theatres on Pongal 2020.
Sources close to the team revealed that the film will release on January 10 so that it can enjoy a good run in theatres amidst other Pongal/Sankranti releases. An official confirmation regarding the film’s release date is yet to be made.
Darbar boasts a stellar cast including Rajinikanth, Suneil Shetty, Prateik Babbar, Nayanthara, Nivetha Thomas and Yogi Babu in prominent roles. The technical crew of Darbar comprises of composer Anirudh Ravichander, cinematographer Santosh Sivan and editor Sreekar Prasad.