BUZZ: Shruti Haasan and Sathyaraj to likely join Rajinikanth-Lokesh Kanagaraj’s Thalaivar 171

As per recent buzz, actors Shruti Haasan and Sathyaraj are expected to join the cast of Rajinikanth starrer Thalaivar 171, directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj.

Updated on Apr 15, 2024  |  07:01 PM IST |  108.5K
Shruti Haasan to join Rajinikanth’s Thalaivar 171?
Shruti Haasan to join Rajinikanth’s Thalaivar 171? (PC: Instagram/X)

As many people already are aware, director Lokesh Kanagaraj is all set to collaborate with superstar Rajinikanth for their next film tentatively called Thalaivar 171. The film which was announced last year is to go on floors soon, with major updates set to come along the way.

As per the latest buzz, actors Shruti Haasan and Sathyaraj are set to be part of the film. Though an official confirmation is yet to arrive, it would be a delight to see Shruti sharing the screen with the superstar for the very first time. Moreover, the actress had recently released a music video called Inimel that also featured Lokesh Kanagaraj in the leading role.

Are Shruti Haasan and Sathyaraj a part of Rajinikanth’s Thalaivar 171?

The official promo video of Thalaivar 171 is expected to be released on April 22, which will also provide the title of the film as well. Previously, Lokesh has gone the same route for the promo video title reveal with his films like Vikram and Leo starring Kamal Haasan and Thalapathy Vijay respectively. Moreover, it was recently revealed that the shoot of the title reveal was already finished with Rajinikanth.


Furthermore, there have been other rumors surrounding the film for quite some time now. It is speculated that actor Ranveer Singh will also make a cameo appearance in the film, adding to the anticipation for the Rajinikanth starrer.

Rajinikanth’s next

Superstar Rajinikanth is next set to arrive on the big screens with his next film Vettaiyan directed by Jai Bhim fame TJ Gnanavel. The action thriller flick is said to revolve around an ex-police officer who sets out to unveil a mystery surrounding him.


The film also features actors Amitabh Bachchan, Fahadh Faasil, Rana Daggubati, Manju Warrier, Rithika Singh, and many more in key roles. The movie is musically crafted by Anirudh Ravichander and has been announced to be released in October this year.

Moreover, during a recent media interaction, actor Fahadh Faasil also conveyed that his character in the film would be a humorous one alongside the superstar.

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