Lingaa is touted to be the biggest Rajinikanth entertainer ever, considering the calibre of technicians worked and the level of expectations the movie has managed to manufacture. With less than a week to go for the movie to announce itself on the big screens all over the planet, the Lingaa fever isn't sparing anyone in India as well as overseas for it has become the talk of the town. So lets try and focus on the latest news on the alleged magnum opus.
In a recent interview, the director of Lingaa, KS Ravikumar
has disclosed that he had actually suggested a different title for
the film. According to him, he had finalized on a titled called
'Venkanna' but went on to say that the title did not manage to
convince Superstar Rajinikanth enough to carry it for his film.
After a couple of days, Rajinikanth himself had come up with the
title Lingaa which also happened to be his grandson's
Only when they were about to register the title, had they
discovered that the title was already registered by director Aamir
of Paruthiveeran fame for a Dhanush starrer. But when KS
Ravikumar revealed to him that Rajinikanth is keen to name his
upcoming film as Lingaa, Aamir was more than happy to let
go of his title.
Meanwhile, as we mentioned earlier, Lingaa fever is
fast catching on among Rajinikanth fans and the rest literally. Yes
literally, for people in Tamil Nadu are finding unique ways to miss
their daily routine on December 12th to experience the
Lingaa magic first day first show. A school boy in Chennai
has mentioned 'Rajinikanth's birthday' as a reason to give his
school a miss this Friday. #LingaaLeaveLetter is already trending
on social networking sites.