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Rajinikanth Rajinikanth Height: 1.75 m DOB: 12 December 1950

Rajinikanth is an Indian movie superstar who is famous for his film in Telugu and Tamil. Born as Shivaji Rao Gaekwad, Rajinikanth began acting in plays while working in the Bangalore Transport Service as a bus conductor.

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Rajinikanth completes 47 years in films: Daughters Aishwaryaa, Soundarya share pics from celebration

Celebrities | Aug 16, 2022, 08:09 PM IST

Rajinikanth on Tuesday completed 47 years in the film industry. His family including his daughters Aishwaryaa and Soundarya organised in-house festivities for him.

Tamannaah Bhatia and Rajinikanth

Tamannaah Bhatia to star opposite Rajinikanth as lead actress in Jailer? Here's what we know

Regional Cinema | Aug 14, 2022, 03:43 PM IST

Tammannaah Bhatia is expected to star opposite Rajinikanth in his 169th film Jailer which is being produced by Kalanithi Maran of Sun Pictures and directed by Nelson Dilipkumar. Read on for details.


Rajinikanth says 'let national flag fly with pride' as he pens special message for Independence Day

Celebrities | Aug 14, 2022, 12:52 PM IST

Rajinikanth penned down a special note on the 75th Independence day and also treated fans with a video on his social media account.


Excited for Rajinikanth's new film Jailer? Check latest update on Thalaiva's 169th movie

Regional Cinema | Jul 28, 2022, 06:39 AM IST

The film, which will be Rajinikanth's 169th film, is being produced by Kalanithi Maran of Sun Pictures and has Anirudh scoring its music. Other members of the cast and crew are yet to be announced by the unit.

Rajinikanth, R Madhavan

Rajinikanth calls R Madhavan starrer 'Rocketry' a must-watch film, actor reacts

Celebrities | Jul 05, 2022, 06:34 AM IST

R Madhavan posted a video on Twitter thanking the superstar Rajinikanth for his praise. "I don't know what to say and (the credit goes to) Nambi Narayanan sir and the full team," the actor said in Tamil.  

Rajinikanth and Vijayakanth

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Sathyaraj & other celebs pray for Vijayakanth's speedy recovery

Celebrities | Jun 22, 2022, 10:43 PM IST

Vijayakanth, who is one of Tamil cinema's popular actors and well known politicians, is said to be recovering well in a private hospital, where he underwent surgery in which three of the toes on his right leg were amputated.

Rajinikanth Jailer FIRST poster out

Rajinikanth's Jailer poster released; fans ask Nelson Dilipkumar 'will it be filmed inside prison'

Regional Cinema | Jun 17, 2022, 04:00 PM IST

Rajinikanth's Jailer FIRST poster out: Despite negative reviews, Nelson Dilipkumar's previous film 'Beast,' starring Vijay, earned well at the box office, so hopes for Jailer are high.

Rajinikanth and director Shankar

Rajinikanth meets director Shankar as 'Sivaji: The Boss' completes 15 years; see viral pic

Celebrities | Jun 15, 2022, 09:17 PM IST

Rajinikanth and director Shankar's meeting lasted for a good 45 minutes during which period the two discussed a number of topics including the film industry and Shankar's upcoming film with Ram Charan.  

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Rajinikanth were last seen together 12 years ago in director Shankar's Et

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to romance Rajinikanth after 12 years in Thalaivar 169? Here's what we know

Masala | Jun 09, 2022, 04:58 PM IST

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Rajinikanth were last seen together 12 years ago in director Shankar's Ethiran, titled Robo in Telugu and Robot in Hindi. Their fans are excited to witness them sharing screen space once again in Beast director Nelson Dilipkumar's Thalaivar 169. Know the updates about the film here!


Nayanthara-Vignesh Shivan wedding UPDATES: Rajinikanth, Shah Rukh Khan, Atlee arrive at venue

Celebrities | Jun 09, 2022, 11:26 AM IST

Nayanthara and Vignesh Shivan wed in a resort in Chennai on June 9. The high-profile guests who arrived to bless the couple included Superstar Rajinikanth and Shah Rukh Khan.

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan

Rajinikanth and I are great friends despite political differences, says Kamal Haasan

Celebrities | May 25, 2022, 08:24 PM IST

Apart from Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan said that he was friends with Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin, and his son and DMK MLA Udayanidhi Stalin.  

Dhanush and Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth announced their separation on January 17, 2021

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth drops ex-husband Dhanush's name from social media

Celebrities | Mar 24, 2022, 09:09 PM IST

In January this year, Dhanush and Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth announced their separation by issuing a joint statement. Dhanush got married to Aishwaryaa, actor Rajinikanth's eldest daughter, in 2004. They share two sons, Yatra Raja and Linga Raja.

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth to make her debut as Bollywood director with 'Oh Saathi Chal'

Celebrities | Mar 21, 2022, 01:08 PM IST

It was only last week that filmmaker Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth released her Tamil song 'Payani'. The song, sung by Anirudh, had music by Ankit Tiwari, and lyrics by Viveka. The music single marked Aishwaryaa's return to direction after a long gap of nine years.  

Dhanush, Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth

Dhanush congratulates 'friend' Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth in latest tweet; fan says 'Kanye take notes'

Celebrities | Mar 17, 2022, 11:50 PM IST

Actor Dhanush congratulated his ex-wife Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth on Twitter for her new song Payani. In December, Aishwaryaa made headlines with the news of her separation from the actor.

Rajinikanth, Boney Kapoor to collaborate

Superstar Rajinikanth, Boney Kapoor to collaborate for a project? Producer answers

Celebrities | Feb 20, 2022, 08:05 PM IST

Denying the rumours, Boney Kapoor took to his Twitter handle and wrote, "Rajni Garu has been a friend for years. We meet regularly and keep exchanging ideas. Whenever we finalise a film to work together on, I shall be the first person to announce it. You will not have to get such 'leaked ideas'."  


Rajinikanth to headline Nelson Dilipkumar's next directorial

Regional Cinema | Feb 11, 2022, 08:37 AM IST

Rajinikanth was last seen in the 2021 actioner Annaatthe, directed by Siva. His upcoming film 'Thaliavar 169' will be directed by Nelson Dilipkumar. Nelson's upcoming directorial is with Vijay and Pooja Hegde, titled Beast.

Rajinikanth's daughter Aishwarya tests positive for COVID-19

Rajinikanth's daughter Aishwarya tests positive for COVID-19

Celebrities | Feb 01, 2022, 10:55 PM IST

Rajinikanth's daughter Aishwarya took to Instagram and informed fans about her COVID positive report. She wrote, "Tested positive even after all the admitted. Please mask up, get vaccinated and be safe. Bring it on 2022. We will see what more is that you have in store for me."

Dhanush Aishwaryaa

Dhanush-Aishwaryaa's split: Actor's father says it is not divorce but usual 'family quarrel'

Celebrities | Jan 20, 2022, 10:11 AM IST

Choosing to end their 18-year-long marriage, actor Dhanush and director Aishwaryaa Dhanush, daughter of superstar Rajinikanth, put out a letter on their respective social media handles earlier this week. As the news of their split spread across, fans wondered if the couple is heading for divorce. However, Dhanush's father claims otherwise.

Soundarya Rajinikanth, Aishwaryaa, Dhanush

Soundarya Rajinikanth showers love on Aishwaryaa post separation from Dhanush with childhood pic

Celebrities | Jan 18, 2022, 02:08 PM IST

Hours after Dhanush and Aishwaryaa's separation, Soundarya, changed her Twitter display picture to a childhood pic with her dad Rajinikanth and sister Aishwaryaa. For the unversed, in 2017, Dhanush featured in the directorial venture of his sister-in-law Soundarya. It was titled Velaiilla Pattadhari 2.

Dhanush and Aishwaryaa divorce: A complete timeline of their 18-year-long relationship

Dhanush and Aishwaryaa divorce: A complete timeline of their 18-year-long relationship

Celebrities | Jan 18, 2022, 11:36 AM IST

As actor Dhanush and Aishwaryaa part ways after 18 years of marriage, we take a look at the estranged couple's love story that began when they were in their early 20s. They also share two sons, named Yatra and Linga, from their time together.

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