The shooting wrapped up on Tuesday, a day before a 10-day lockdown was imposed across the state. A source close to the film, reveals, “After shooting in Hyderabad for 35 days, Rajinikanth has finally completed shooting for Annaathe and is now leaving for Chennai. Strict safety protocols were followed on sets and everything went smoothly. The film is going to be a memorable one for all Rajini fans.”
The film, which is also set to release in Telugu, has Nayanthara as the female lead. Actors Meena, Khushbu, Keerthy Suresh, Jackie Shroff and Prakash Raj are also playing key roles in this film.
Director Siva, who scored some of the biggest blockbusters in South Indian cinema, is directing this flick, which is slated to release this Diwali.