One of the biggest projects in development, Thalaivar 165, being directed by Karthik Subbaraj under the Sun Pictures banner features ‘Superstar’ Rajinikanth in the lead role.

Thalaivar 165

With music by Anirudh Ravichander, Thalaivar 165 is currently filming at Chennai over the past few days as per latest reports.

Rajinikanth and Anirudh Ravichander in Thalaivar 165

That said, Bollywood superstar and acclaimed actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has now begun filming his portions in Thalaivar 165, which was revealed by the star on his Twitter page.

Thalaivar 165 will be Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s Tamil debut and his tweet furthermore indicates his character will be speaking Tamil with the chances of him as a North Indian now a big question after he had been announced to be part of the film's cast last month alongside Simran

Nawazzudin Siddiqui and Simran in Thalaivar 165

Expected to be an action drama, Thalaivar 165 also includes Trisha, who will also reportedly be part of the ongoing schedule.

Trisha in Thalaivar 165

‘Makkal Selvan’ Vijay Sethupathi too had not long back announced he would be joining the current schedule of Thalaivar 165 too.

Rajinikanth and Vijay Sethupathi in Thalaivar

It must be noted Bobby Simha had taken part in the film’s first schedule shoot at Darjeeling not long back. 

Bobby Simha and Reshmi Menon with Rajinikanth