A film gearing up to be one of the biggest entertainers in the making, ‘Superstar’ Rajinikanth’s upcoming Pongal 2020 treat, Darbar, is being billed to be a mass commercial action film under director A. R. Murugadoss. A Lyca Productions venture, Darbar will feature Nayanthara as the female lead for the fourth time opposite Rajinikanth after their previous collaborations in Chandramukhi, Sivaji and Kuselan. With the third schedule of filming currently underway at Mumbai, actor Vishnu Vishal has now revealed on Twitter that his brother, Rudra, is serving as one of the assistant directors in the film while also sharing a picture of him with Rajinikanth. Production is carrying forward at a steady pace with the team recently shooting an important high octane car chase stunt sequence on Rajinikanth and the film’s antagonist, Bollywood star Suniel Shetty. As for Vishnu Vishal, he is at present attached to a project titled F. I. R opposite Manjima Mohan and is also awaiting the release of his Jagajaala Killadi alongside Nivetha Pethuraj.

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Apart from Rajinikanth, Nayanthara and Suniel Shetty, Darbar also includes Bollywood actor Prateik Babbar in a negative role, while Yogi Babu is lending support on the comedy front. The film also has a stellar technical team among whom are cinematographer Santhosh Sivan coming on board a Rajinikanth after Thalapathi in 1991 followed by editor Sreekar Prasad, Anirudh Ravichander for the music, art director T. Santanam, stunt choreographers Ram-Laxman, lyricist Vivek, and costume designer Niharikha Bhasin Khan.

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