Not long ago, the entire film industry was abuzz with speculations that had suggested the involvement of Chinese actor Jet Li in superstar Rajinikanth's upcoming film Kabali. It was said that the famed martial artist and Wushu champion might play the main antagonist in the film.
But according to the latest report, Taiwanese actor Winston Chao and Malaysian actor Rosyam Nor will play villains in the film, being helmed by Pa Ranjith of Madras fame.
"Winston, who has acted with Jackie Chan, will be the main villain in Kabali. Malaysian actor Rosyam Nor is yet another villain. Rajini will fight these two international actors in this film. After completing a major schedule in Malaysia, Ranjith and his team are back in the city (Chennai), shooting with Winston and Rosyam," a source has told Times of India.
Rosyam Nor, recently confirmed his involvement in the project. According to the Malaysian actor, he plays a small role and will be seen as a sidekick to the main villain, played by Winston Chao.
Kabali, which narrates the tale of a retired gangster, is expected to release all over the world in the month of April. Stay tuned for more updates.