The makers of Superstar Rajinikanth starrer kaala have confirmed that the movie will not be releasing for January 2018 as claimed by some rumours surfacing the internet. Kaala is being directed by Pa.Ranjith of Kabali fame and produced by Dhanush under his Wunderbar Studios Limited.
The team of Kaala is currently shooting their final schedule in Mumbai, after which the team has planned to get into extensive post production. Considering the pace at which the movie is being canned the movie will not be a January release confirmed the makers through their twitter account. The tweet read ‘Contrary to rumours and articles, #Kaala would not be ready for a January nor Pongal release ’.
The rumours all started when Akshay Kumar released a poster of his upcoming fim ‘Padman’ that carried the movie release date as 29th of January, which is also the release date of 2.0 where he stars opposite Superstar.
Akshay Kumar is playing the villain in the massive 2.0 directed by Shankar that has Superstar Rajinikanth playing the lead. The movie is being produced by Lyca Productions who are planning for a massive release on 26th of January 2018. Soon after the release of the Padman poster rumours started spreading that the release of 2.0 will be postponed further owing to the release of Padman. This sparked another rumour in Kollywood that confirmed the release of the upcoming Kaala for the month of January.
It is said that actor and producer Dhanush who is producing Kaala under his Wunderbar Studios has got plans to promote the film in a grand manner after the release of 2.0 . Apart from Superstar Rajinikanth, the movie has got a stellar cast that includes Nana Patekar, Huma Qureshi, Anjali Patil, Samuthirakani and Eswari Rao. The movie will have music by Santhosh Narayanan.