Rajinikanth has yet again proved that his arch rival Kamal Haasan is also one of his close friends within the film fraternity as the superstar has cancelled all special shows of Kabali owing to Haasan's unfortunate leg injury.
Apparently, Rajinikanth had planned to showcase his upcoming
film to close friends, colleagues and family members, which also
included Kamal Haasan.
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"Rajini had resolved to show 'Kabali' to his friends and
colleagues as soon as it was ready. He values Kamal's opinion and
in fact, the latter has given superstar many tips on how to improve
several projects in the past.
'Kabali' is very crucial for Rajini's future, as it comes after
two thundering flops 'Kochadaaiyan' and 'Lingaa', so this flick has
to work big time," a source close to both the star actors told
The Enthiran actor has now decided to put on hold all
special screenings of Kabali including the private
screening meant for Kamal Haasan, until the Hey Ram actor
gets back on his feet.
"Rajini will wait. First Kamal Sir, then others," a source close
to the yet to be released film has said.
Kamal's 34th Fracture
Kamal Haasan suffered a fracture in his right leg while shooting
for his upcoming film Sabhash Naidu. This is said to be
his 34th fracture while working on a project.
"We actors tend to follow Steve McQueen's policy: 'Why use a
body-double when you have a good body?'" the 61-year-old actor told
DNA when asked if it was worth taking so many risks so
The multifaceted actor is said to be recuperating well and is
expected to walk soon.
"Kamal is recovering well. He has a fracture in his right leg.
But it's taken care of. And he's resting. The doctors expect to
send him home in about a week and then, he'd require a few weeks of
rest and recuperation," Gautami has said.