Amitabh Bachchan has sung paeans of Rajinikanth at the curtain raiser event of the Hindi version of Kochadaiiyaan. At the event organised in Mumbai, the Bollywood's Mega Star praised the superstar and described people's craziness towards his movies in South.
Big B said that Rajinikanth enjoys a huge fan following among
South audience. To get a glimpse of it, one should travel to Tamil
Nadu to see how his fans cheer him on the release day of his
"Rajini has a huge following in Chennai... South, one must go
there and see it. His fans fill up theatres and not all get to see
his film first day, first show. Even after several weeks if one
goes to see the film, one wouldn't be able to hear anything as fans
keep screaming, applauding...it is amazing," Amitabh Bachchan told
at the event.
The Bollywood actor wished that Kochadaiiyaan will be a
milestone film in this 100th year of Indian cinema. "I hope
theatres are filled for Kochadaiiyaan for years and years.
I think people will like it. I would like to say in this 100th year
of Indian cinema... when the history of Indian cinema will be
written, it will be before Kochadaiiyaan and after
Kochadaiiyaan," he said.
There Is Grace, Humility In Rajinikanth: Big B
Amitabh Bachchan further added, "We have worked together
in several films. There is grace, humility in him... he is very
down to earth person."
What Big B-Rajini Discuss Off The Screen?
Amitabh Bachchan says, "Off the screen we often discuss
about life, cinema. I remember when he was doing Robot he
told me I am getting bored... I just told him do not stop working
and look what he has produced
"Somebody of his stature continues to offer something
new to movie goers," Bachchan concluded.
The event was also attended by Jaya Bachchan, Aishwarya
Rai Bachchan, Kajol, Subhash Ghai, Anupam Kher and many
Kochadaiiyaan This Summer
Directed by Rajinikanth's daughter Soundarya,
Kochadaiiyaan is a hi-tech 3D film with photo-realistic
motion capture technology. The movie is all set to release this