Rajinikanth's Rana, which is regularly hitting the
headlines for one or other reasons, will kick-start after the
general assembly elections. The makers of the film have confirmed
the news that the movie will start by the end of April.
Soundarya Rajinikanth and KS Ravikumar, who called the press
meet yesterday, have cleared speculations pertaining to the movie
and its star cast. Speaking at the occasion, the director has said
that they have not approached Rekha nor Hema Malini, as he is fine
tuning the script. As of now, they have only zeroed in Deepika
Padukone. But he agreed that they were in talks with Vidya Balan
for one of the lead roles.
Soundarya Rajinikanth said that the story is written by
Rajinikanth. She said that it a historical movie, which is set in
the 17th century.However, makers of the film have already roped in
AR Rahman to score the music. Rathnavelu will handle the camera and
the budget of the movie Rs. 100 crores.