Big update of 'Jailer': This veteran Bollywood actor reunite with Superstar Rajinikanth after 36 years

(This article is authored by Alar)

After more than a year of Annaatthe, which faced poor feedback, Superstar's devotees are eager to see their idol back in theatre screens. Since Nelson Dhilipkumar's last venture Beast also received a lot of criticism, fans are holding the hopes high as they both will back to the game. In order to win back the audience hope, the makers of Jailer raising the level of anticipation by enrolling a big faces of all languages. In the same vein, it has been revealed that a Bollywood star joined the film lately.

The makers of the film already revealed that Kannada veteran actor Shiva Rajkumar, Telugu actor Sunil, Malayalam iconic star Mohanlal in the crucial parts. Now the latest update has been out that popular Hindi actor Jackie Shroff in the cast list of Jailer. Videos and pictures of him visiting the film set is going viral on social media. As per reports the team is currently shooting its crucial scenes in Jodhpur, where the big star was spotted.

It's worth to note that Superstar and Shroff worked together in Hindi film Uttar Dakshin in 1987, in which they both shared the screen space together before 36 years. Jackie Shroff also worked with Rajinikanth in Kochadayaan by lending a voice over for a character, and the actor also played a villain role in Vijay starrer Bigil.

The plot of Jailer involves an inmate gang trying to free their leader from prison, only to have the jailer put on quite the show in order to prevent their escape. The name Muthuvel Pandiyan was revealed a few weeks ago as the identity of Superstar. The upcoming action drama will be set in the same genre as the director's past projects in dark comedy action, which is intruiging considering the star's fitting in this kind.

Bankrolled by Kalanithi Maran under his banner of Sun Pictures, Jailer has Rajinikanth in the lead role, where Tamannah Bhatiya plays the female lead. Shiva Rajkumar, Ramya Krishnan, Priyanka Mohan, Vasanth Ravi, Yogi Babu, and Vinayakan play important roles. Anirudh is composing the music and the flick is being made at a budget of Rs 100 crore. The film is presumably will have its theatrical debut in 11th August 2023.