Ajith thanks Rajinikanth

Ajith has received a surprise call from superstar Rajinikanth, who appreciated him for a good show in Nerkonda Paarvai.

“Rajini watched Nerkonda Paarvai at a special screening in Chennai and was impressed with Ajith’s performance. He immediately called up Ajith and praised him for choosing such a bold script,” sources said.

Ajith, who was immensely happy with the gesture of the superstar, thanked him a lot, it is learnt. Recently, ahead of the release of the movie, producer Boney Kapoor had a special preview in Chennai.

His son Arjun Kapoor, daughter Khushi Kapoor were in Chennai for the preview. Celebrity photographer Karthik Srinivasan had posted a couple of pictures on his social media account with Arjun Kapoor and Boney Kapoor from the preview show.

Nerkonda Paarvai is the Tamil remake of the Hindi blockbuster Pink. Ajith reprises Big B’s role and Shraddha Srinath plays Taapsee’s character. The film also has Vidya Balan, Adhik Ravichandran, Abhirami, Arjun Chidambaram, Andrea Tariang, Aswin Rao and Sujith Shankar in key characters.

Meanwhile, as far as ‘Thala 60’ is concerned, the films’s pooja is expected to happen at the end of August and the shooting for the film is planned to kick start from the first week of September.