- "The Dharavi setting in Chennai gave me a unique experience," he said
- "I like Kaala more than Kabali," he added
- Kaala is set to hit screens on June 7
This is the second consecutive film for which the superstar has worked with director Pa.Ranjith. The first was 2016's Kabali, which had a Malaysian backdrop. Talking about his favourite among these two, Rajinikanth said: "Kaala...Kaala... I like it." He added: "I like Kaala more than Kabali."
Rajinikanth has made his debut in politics already but he had announced he would launch his party only ahead of the assembly elections. On the work front, he as two films in the line-up - 2.0 is a sequel to Enthiran, which will be directed by Shankar. He also has an untitled film with Karthik Subbaraj in the pipeline. When asked about his huge fan following and his hyper energy, the 67-year-old actor said: "People's support, fan's love and support give me energy".
In Karnataka, his remarks on the release of Cauvery waters have largely offended the film fraternity. The Film Chambers of Commerce has banned Kaala from release in Karnataka, following which the 67-year-old megastar approached the high court seeking the release of Kaala in the state. Kaala is set to hit screens on June 7.