SUPER STAR RAJANI'S 40th Anniversary CelebrationsApr 21, 2016 10:24 AM IST
Yes, have a look at twitter now, and you'll be stunned to notice the hash tag #40YearsOfSuperstarRajnikanth started trending. When is actually this 40th anniversary because this trend took place during the release of his recent movie Lingaa too? Here comes the spot light.
Superstar Rajni started his career as a character artist with the movie "Apoorva Ragangal" that released on August 18th, 1975. That marked his foray into films, of course with a negative role, and then he went on to become an icon. Director K Balachander sensed the actor in Rajni and picked him up for the role. This film has Kamal and Srividya in the leads, while Rajni is the villain. Though the film was controversial for its content, it went on to win National Award. And coming to the point, though the 40th anniversary is tomorrow, fans have started trending it a day in advance.
Rajni has come off age to prove so many things in films including the fact that only fair skinned people could succeed in cinema. Also he has fan communities in other countries too, including Japan. Known for his styles and stylish dialogue delivery, Rajni commands a larger than life status not just in films but in the hearts of fans too. That's why the 40 years celebrations have begin a day in advance of the day.