Tamil superstar Rajinikanth has dismissed the reports that he is
starring in Shivaraj Kumar's 100th film Jogayya, which is
directed by Prem and produced by his wife actress Rakshita. The
legendary actor was recently in Bangalore to attend the special
screening of Real star Upendra's movie Super. He confirmed
that he was not acting in much-hyped Kannada movie.
It was reported earlier that Rajinikanth was making his guest
appearance in the Kannada movie Jogayya, which is the
most-expected movie of the year 2011. Sources had even claimed that
Prem himself had confirmed his comeback to Kannada cinema with his
upcoming film. It was even said that Rajini was playing a 'powerful
role' in it and his role would last for five minutes.
After watching Uppi's Super at Renukamba Mini Theatre
in Malleshwaram, Bangalore, Rajini saar spoke to the media and
denied his role in Jogayya. He said, "It's just a rumour
and I am not acting in the film." Answering to a question whether
he would make his comeback to Kannada, he said, "I'm desperate to
act in a Kannada films. But I'm not getting a good script. I'm sure
that I'll make my comeback to Kannada if I really get a good
Meanwhile, Rajinikanth described Upendra as an unique
actor-cum-director in Indian film industry. He praised Uppi saying,
"Upendra is a great actor and director. And his movie
Super is totally a different and a new kind of movie.
Meanwhile, he appreciated Super producer Rockline
Venkatesh. He said, "Rockline has invested lot of money on the film
and he is also talented producer. I wish them good luck."