AVM Cinemas are planning to convert and release Rajinikanth's blockbuster film Sivaji, directed by Shankar, in 3D. The frame-by-frame 3D conversion process began by June, 2011 and the film is likely to release on Rajni's birthday 12.12.12. There are also reports that the 3D version of the film will be premiered in Tokyo. Superstar Rajinikanth recently launched the 3D trailer of Sivaji in Chennai.

The film, which has a dream run at the box office, has Shriya Saran as the leading lady and Rahman as the music director.