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Name: Rajinikanth
DOB: December 12,1950
Birth Place: Bangalore,Karnataka, India
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Kabali 22-Jul-2016
Madha Gaja Raja 10-Jun-2016
Iraivi 03-Jun-2016
Velainu Vandhutta Vellaikaaran 03-Jun-2016
Idhu Namma Aalu 20-May-2016

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Became a thorough professional with the movie Kochadaiiyaan(1976).


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Full Biography of Actor Rajinikanth

Rajinikanth is an Indian film actor, media personality, and cultural icon.Rajinikanth was born as Shivaji Rao Gaikwad in a Maratha Patil family,to mother Jijabai and father Ramoji Rao Gaikwad, on 12 December 1950 in the Indian city of Bangalore in Mysore State, present-day Karnataka.Between 1966 and 1973 he worked in many places in Chennai and Bangalore. He performed various jobs before joining the then Bangalore Transport Service (BTS) as a bus conductor in Bangalore.Then he began to take part in stage plays, His performance in a stage play eventually caught the eye of film director K. Balachander.He made his debut as an actor in the National Film Award–winning motion picture Apoorva Raagangal (1975), directed by K. Balachander, whom the actor considers his mentor.
After a brief phase of portraying antagonistic characters in Tamil films, he gradually rose to become an established film actor. Within a few years of his career, he was claimed to be the superstar of Tamil cinema and has since continued to hold a matinee idol status in the popular culture of India. His mannerisms and stylised delivery of dialogue in films contribute to his mass popularity and appeal.In Sivaji (2007), he became the highest paid actor in Asia after Jackie Chan.He is one of the most influential actors in the film industry.
Rajinikanth has worked in over 150 films across various film industries of India. He has won six Tamil Nadu State Film Awards—four Best Actor Awards and two Special Awards for Best Actor—and a Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award. He was bestowed the Padma Bhushan, India\'s third highest civilian honour, in the year 2000 for his contribution to Indian cinema. Other than acting, Rajinikanth has also worked as a producer and screenwriter.
And, Rajinikanth married Latha Rangachari on 26 February 1981, at the age of 31 in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh.The couple have two daughters named Aishwarya Rajinikanth and Soundarya Rajinikanth. His elder daughter, Aishwarya, married actor Dhanush. 

News About Rajinikanth

  • What Rajini plans to do in Chennai?
    [2016-07-25 15:18:00]
    Putting all rumours to rest, Rajinikanth made a stunning return to Chennai after his holiday in the US. The actor returned to Chennai...
  • Kabali makes it big on the 1st Day
    [2016-07-25 11:01:00]
    Finally the much awaited Rajinikanth starrer Kabali is out and it is receiving tremendous response from the fans and not just that it has also...
  • Kabali has collected Rs 100 cr on day one: Thanu
    [2016-07-23 13:25:00]
    Rajinikanth-starrer Kabali, which released yesterday, according to its producer Kalaipuli S Thanu has easily collected Rs 100 crore ...
  • Look for a secret in Kabali
    [2016-07-23 11:08:00]
    After much wait and expectation, Kabali hit the screens yesterday. The film the is directed by Pa Ranjith has Rajinikanth playing...
  • Kabali craze everywhere
    [2016-07-23 11:07:00]
    Kabali mania ruled everywhere as fans erected large banners and cut out at theatres and cinema halls, as Kabali hit the screens yesterday....
  • Kabali intro scene out
    [2016-07-21 15:06:00]
    The first few minutes of Kabali's introduction scene was out last night and this has created flutter among fans....
  • 4,500 screens and counting
    [2016-07-21 15:04:00]
    Rajinikanth starer Kabali is one of the kind. The movie that is releasing tomorrow will have the highest number of theatres any movie...
  • Kabali: Fans paint the town red
    [2016-07-19 11:29:00]
    Come Friday, Rajinikanth starrer Kabali will be out in a grand way. The expectation meter is going great and fans have ensured that ...
  • Pa Ranjith speaks about the title Kabali
    [2016-07-19 11:27:00]
    Interestingly one man who is feeling all the heat now is Pa Ranjith. The 'Madras' filmmaker is feeling the pressure as expectations...
  • Pictures of Rajini from USA out
    [2016-07-18 12:52:00]
    Rajinikanth's daughter Aishwarya R Dhanush has tweeted pictures of the actor offering prayers at a temple in Virginia in USA on Sunday....

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