Thengai Srinivasan's grandson, Adithya, in 'Darbar' of Rajinikanth

director AR Murugadoss The cast and crew of 'Darar' are in Mumbai filming their new schedule after having canned some talkie portions and a great song in Jaipur recently. The film has a great cast of stars that includes Nayanthara, Yogi Babu, Jeeva, Jatin Sarna, Prateik Babbar, Nawab Shah, baby Manasvi Kottachi and others. The last to join the cast is a veteran actor, Thengai Srinivasan's grandson , Adithya Shivpink .

Interestingly, this marks Adithya's third collaboration with Thalaivar after acting in blockbusters 2.0 and Petta. Share photos with superstar Rajinikanth , AR Murugadoss and cinematographer Santhosh Sivan, Adithya said, Hat-trick🕴🏾 # darbar I thnk @ARMurugadoss sir for havng remembrd me n offering a role also being shot by @santoshsivan sir. My grandfather has done loads of movies with Rajini sir , sure he is proud fr a little that I can contribute n carry fwrd his name pretty mch standing on my own. (sic)

The film has piqued the interest of Rajinikanth fans as the actor will don the uniform after 25 long years. Touted to be police-oriented action film, Rajinikanth is paired opposite Nayanthara. Nawab Shah, who was last seen in Tiger Zinda Hai, has been roped in as a villain. Suniel Shetty is already playing the antagonist in the film. Bollywood actor Prateik Babbar, plays the son of Sunil Shetty in the film. The Mumbai-set film is scheduled for release on January 9, 2020.