Director Shankar has finalised an actor to play against the superstar in the magnum opus of India Cinema, Robot. He is none other than Chakravarthy, one of the talented actors of Telugu film industry.
Chakravarthy, an actor found by Ram Gopal Varma is now essaying the negative role in Vishnuvardhan's forthcoming film Sarvam with Arya.
After seen the rushes of the actor in Sarvam, Shankar immediately signed him up to do Robot, as the villain opposite Rajinikanth.
Chakravarthy is really thrilled to play the villain in the film, because he will be able to get international recognition by simply sharing screen space with the superstar.
It's also a well known fact that the villains in Rajinikanth's films always get decent footage. Both Sarvam and Robot are being produced by Ayngaran films. Sources say that Rajini liked Chakravarthy's earlier work and Shankar was also happy to get bulk dates from the actor for ther villain role.