Well, it looks like underworld based movies are getting a good craze and interest. South Superstar Rajinikanth will now play the Sultan Mirza character who is a mentor to underworld don Dawood Ibrahim. PA Ranjith who directed Kabali will also direct this new movie based on underworld theme. PA Ranjith and Rajinikanth will work once again for this new gangsta film.
Rajinikanth is currently acting in Shankar’s ‘2.0’ and after finishing Rajini’s part in the film, he will join with PA Ranjith for his next film. According to few sources, Rajinikanth will be seen in a different characterization as the movie is based on underworld don Sultan Mirza alias Haji Mastan. Sultan Mirza was once notorious underworld don in Mumbai.
Haji Mastan was born in Tamil Nadu but in his childhood itself he moved to Mumbai. He started doing criminal activities like smuggling and even extortion. He was called as Sultan Mirza in the Mumbai underworld. Sultan Mirza is also the mentor for underworld don Dawood Ibrahim.
Vidya Balan will play the female lead role in the film and stars opposite to Rajinikanth for the first time ever. Recently a film based on Dawood Ibrahim and Sultan Mirza life stories has been released on the name of ‘Once up on a time in Mumbai’. Emraan Hashmi, Ajay Devgan and kangana Ranaut played lead roles in the movie. Along with this another film based on Dawood Ibrahim’s sister Hassena is also being filmed. Shraddha kapoor is playing the lead role in the film.