Legendary stars Kamal Hassan and Rajinikanth, who are good friends, were aggressively competing at one point of time. Well, but today, they are not the same any more. It is also not suprising that the Unviersal Star was getting a better pay than the superstar. All these things were revealed at the press meet of 16 Vayathinile.
"Rajinikanth and I used to release our films almost every Friday in the 1980s but not anymore. Today, we have slowed down, not because of our age, but because of budget constraints. We can't afford to have the release of our big budget films on the same day," Kamal Hassan told reporters here.
16 Vayathinile has been digitally restored and a press meet of the same movie was organised on Friday (October 5). It was made in 1977 and the movie starred Kamal Hassan, Rajinikanth and Sridevi in the lead roles. The Endhiran actor was seen in the negative character in the superhit flick.
Directed by Bharathiraja, 16 Vayathinile was made on a meagre budget of Rs.4.5 lakh. Speaking at the event, the director revealed the remunerations paid for Kamal Hassan and Rajinikanth. Continue reading the story on the slideshow to know it...