Kochadaiyaan is a film which has created expectations right from Kodambakkam to Japan. This film has Rajnikanth, Shobana, Jackie Shroff, Sarathkumar, Aadhi, Deepika Padukone and Rukmani in the cast.
Soundarya Rajnikanth is directing this film under the supervision of director K S Ravikumar. A R Rahman is composing the music.
Some interesting tit bits about this film:
· Kochadaiyaan is the first part of the stalled film Raana.
· The technical aspects will be more in this film compared to Endhiran. Rajni is donning the role of a father and a son.
· Shobana is pairing with father Rajni while Deepika Padukone pairs with son Rajni.
· Sneha was supposed to don the role of Rajni’s sister but due to unknown reasons she quit the film. Now Rukmani who had acted in Bommalattam has been signed for this role.
· Using the latest state art of technology, a dead actor will be acting in this film. The famous late comedian Nagesh will be acting in this film using the latest technology. The thin Nagesh of Kadhalikka Neramillai will don the role of the father Rajni’s friend while Nagesh of Panchathantiram will don the role of son Rajni’s friend.
· Jackie Shroff is donning the role of villain.
· Historical dialogues have been penned by K S Ravikumar. Rajni was doubtful that whether he will be able to pronounce historical dialogues correctly and so Rajni came to the dubbing studio and spoke these dialogues in various modulations. He chose the dialogues that suited him.
· The shooting of this film will commence on 19th March in London.