Rajini’s Annaatthe: Jackie Shroff to play villain?

Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff, who was last seen playing the baddie in Vijay’s Bigil, is most likely to be seen as the antagonist in superstar Rajinikanth’s Annaatthe.

Touted to be a rural drama, the makers have announced that the film will have four leading ladies including Khushbu Sundar, Meena, Keerthy Suresh and Nayanthara. However, the makers are yet to announce the main antagonist for the film.

While no official announcement has been made on Jackie Shroff’s starring in the film, the news has now caught like wildfire. It is to be noted that the Bollywood actor was the main antagonist in Vijay’s last outing Bigil directed by Atlee.

Meanwhile, the shooting of the film is set to resume soon. Apparently, the set works going on full swing in ECR. It was also reported recently that Keerthy Suresh and Nayanthara will be among the first to join the sets.

Jackie Shroff is expected to join shooting are wrap up his portions without Rajinikanth before January and rest of the combination shots with Rajinikanth will be shot in January, when the superstar joins the shooting.

Superstar Rajinikanth is expected to join the team for shooting only in January. The superstar has already completed shooting for about 50 percent of his portions and the remaining scenes would be shot in January.