Santosh Sivan will be cinematographer for Rajini’s A R Murugadoss film

Rajinikanth

Ace cinematographer Santosh Sivan today confirmed that he would be teaming up with Rajinikanth after Thalapathy. He will crank the camera for the actor’s next film, to be directed by A R Murugadoss.

Santosh Sivan tweeted, ‘Finally very excited to work with Rajini Sir after Thalapathy’.

Santosh Sivan

It was reported that Rajinikanth will begin the shoot for Murugadoss’ film from March. Pre-production works have already begun.

The team has planned for a shoot schedule of continuous 120 days. Sources say the makers are eyeing a Pongal 2020 release. Though it was rumoured that it is a political film, Murugadoss denied denied it.

Reports say that Anirudh will compose the music for the film, while Nayanthara has been approached to be the female lead.

The buzz is that Yogi Babu will play the comedian in the film.

M BHARAT KUMAR