- IN THIS ARTICLE, WE WILL TAKE A LOOK AT SUPERSTAR RAJINIKANTH.
- BIOGRAPHY AND SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS IN IT.
*SUPERSTAR RAJINIKANTH BIOGRAPHY*
|Real Name||Shivaji Rao Gaekwad|
|Date Of Birth||12th December 1950|
|Father Name||Ramoji Rao Gaekwad|
|Home Town||Bangalore, Mysore State(Karnataka)India|
|Currently Lives In||Chennai, Tamilnadu|
*WHO IS RAJINIKANTH*
Rajinikanth is an Indian actor, producer, philanthropist, and screenwriter who was born on 12th December 1950 in Bangalore, Mysore State(Karnataka)India. His current age is 71. Rajinikanth’s real name is Shivaji Rao Gaekwad. he primarily works in the Kollywood cinema industry. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. His father’s name is Ramoji Rao Gaekwad, he was a police constable and his mother’s name is Jijabai she was a housewife. Rajinikanth’s mother tongue is Marathi he belongs to the Marathi Kshatriya family but his ancestors were from NachiKuppam in Krishnagiri district, Tamil Nadu.
Rajinikanth is the youngest of four siblings in his family namely two elder brothers(Satyanarayana Rao and Nageshwara Rao)and a sister(Aswath Balubhai). He completed his School Studies in Acharya PaathShala in Basavanagudi, Bangalore and He also studies in Vivekananda Balaka Sangha. After completing his Schooling He did his college studies in the M.G.R film and television institute of Tamil Nadu. He has a diploma in acting. Rajinikanth got married to Latha on February 26 1981 at Tirupati temple in Andhra Pradesh. It is said that Latha and Rajinikanth meet each other in an interview. Superstar Rajinikanth’s hobby is reading, travel, and gardening. Rajinikanth and Latha Have two daughters, Aishwarya born in 1982 she is a director(wife of Actor Dhanush), and Soundarya born in 1984.
*SUPERSTAR RAJINIKANTH CAREER*
Before becoming an actor Rajinikanth was poor and he did many small jobs like coolie, carpenter, and as Bangalore bus transport’s conductor where he used to earn rupees 750 per month. Rajinikanth’s mother passed away when he was just 8-9yrs old. After that, he was raised by his elder brothers. In 1973 he joined the madras film institute with the help of Raj Bahadur, He is the best friend of Rajinikanth. he was also helped by his vice principal in the film institute his name is A.Prabhakaran.
Rajinikanth has acted in more than 190 movies in languages like Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam, English, and Bengali movies. During school days He played the role of Ekalavya’s friend from the Hindu mythological story “Mahabharatham” which was well appreciated by the people. he was even appreciated by a Kannada poet D.R.Bendre.In his school(Acharya pathshala, he used to play the villainous role of “Duryodhana” in the same Mahabharatham. this appreciation created a sparkle for Rajinikanth to become an actor.
When Rajinikanth was performing in a stage play at Madras film institute, he met one of the best directors in those days K Balachander. where he was offered in his Tamil film. During that time Rajinikanth was not good at Speaking Tamil but in meantime, he mastered the language. In the year 1975, he made his debut in a Kannada film directed by Puttanna Kanagal, The name of the film was “Katha Sangama”.In the same year, Rajinikanth made his debut Tamil film, “Apoorva Raagangal” alongside the actor, Kamal Haasan. For the next three years, Rajnikanth continuously played the characters considered morally dubious within the ethical framework of conventional Kollywood cinema. In 1978 he acted in a leading role in the movie titled “Bhairavi” Rajinikanth was cast as Mookaiyah, an honest manservant who fails to protect his sister from his master and later takes revenge upon the man.
In those days SuperStar Rajinikanth was only recognized for his villainous role for almost 2 years until in 1977, he acted in a pivotal role in the Telugu film, “Chilakamma Cheppindi”.He did the film, “Billa” in 1980(a remake movie of Amitabh Bachchan’s, “Don” released in 1978). he acted as a Ruthless Mafia Don. Which made his first commercial success. Rajinikanth has acted in almost 11 remake films of Amitabh Bachchan. in the same year(1980) a movie titled “Morattu kaalai” was a super-duper hit and the movie ran in theatres for many months. The story plot was a milkman saves a woman from a man who she is supposed to marry.
In his 100th movie, he acted as a Hindu Saint, “Raghavendra Swami” in the film “Sri Raghavendra”.He did an Indian American Action-Adventure movie, “Bloodstone” which was a Flop. In 1989 he acted in “Raaja Chinna Roja” which became the first Tamil animated movie. The film Thalapathi(1991) directed by Mani Ratnam was the only film that was released with a U/A certification. Superstar Rajinikanth made his Hindi movie debut in the movie “Andhaa Kanoon“(1983) he paired with Amitabh Bachchan in this movie. He also paired with him the Hindi film titled “Hum”(1991) directed by Mukund Anand.
Superstar gave many blockbuster hit movies in Kollywood such as Moondru Mugam (1982), Thalapathi (1991), Baasha (1995), Padayappa (1999), and Enthiran (2010). He became very famous because of his uniqueness, stylish attitude, and gestures. His signature smoking gesture in films was like he deftly flips a cigarette in the air and caught it between his lips. which was very stylish and youngsters in those times used to try the same style. Rajini has won the best actor in Tamil numerous times. In 2000 he was awarded Padma Bhushan for his contributions to Indian film. In Sharukh khan’s film Ra one, he played a cameo role. In 2012 Forbes India titled him as the most influential Indian. Actress Meena is the only one who acted with Rajinikanth as a child artist as well as his pair.
*SUPERSTAR RAJINIKANTH NEW MOVIE*
Rajinikanth’s latest movie was released on 4th November 2021 during Diwali days titled “Annaatthe” directed by “Siruthai Siva”.Starring actress “Keerthy Suresh” as his sister and Nayanthara as heroine. The movie created great hype when the trailer was released the movie was not good as expected but the family audience liked the film because the story plot had a good Brother-Sister relationship. Since most of the people trolled this movie and the movie did not receive positive reviews, Rajinikanth returned his salary back to the production company of the film.
*SUPERSTAR RAJINIKANTH NET WORTH*
Superstar Rajinikanth’s current net worth is $50 million dollars which are around 378 crores in Indian rupees. He spent a lot of money on charity this is the reason why he is not one of the top richest people in India. His average movie remuneration is rupees 40-50 crores. His personal investment is rupees 110 crores. Unlike many other big actors, He owns a few collections of cars like Ambassador, BMW X5, Honda Civic, Premier Padmini, Toyota Innova MPV, and Lamborghini Urus. he spends rupees 13 crores for income tax purposes.
•He has built a beautiful and luxurious house in 2002, the current market value of this house is around 35-40 Crores.
•His last five years earnings are:
•In 2016:45 crore
•In 2017:35 crore
•In 2018:45 crore
•in 2019:33 crore
•in 2020:47 crore
*SUPERSTAR RAJINIKANTH HEIGHT*
Rajinikanth’s height is approximately 173 centimeters ( 1.73 in meters and 5’8″ in feet).
*SUPERSTAR RAJINIKANTH TWITTER*
He regularly uploads pictures, posters, trailers, etc related to his movies. He also appreciates other movies like he recently appreciated the movie “83” in his Twitter account. He joined Twitter in February 2013. He has 6 Million followers.
*SOCIAL MEDIA LINK AND PHONE NUMBER*
*SUPERSTAR RAJINIKANTH UNKNOWN FACTS*
- Before meeting Latha Rajinikanth had an affair with Actress Silk Smitha.
- He was very naughty in his school days.
- Rajini met Latha When a group of college girls came to take an interview with him. Latha was leading the group. He was so much attracted to her that he proposed to her on the same day.
- In 2007, Rajini was paid a number of rupees 26 crores as salary for the movie “Shivaji” After this he became the highest-paid Asian actor after “Jackie Chan”.
- The director of Enthiran, a sci-fiction (One of the most famous movies in India)first approached Actor Kamal Haasan for this movie.
- Superstar frequently visits The Himalayas since 1995.
- He never meets people after 9 PM.
- Rajinikanth is very punctual and reaches the shooting spot before the time.
- Every year his fans celebrate his birthday(12th December) as “International Style day”.
- He owns the Raghavendra Mandapam Marriage Hall in Chennai. This is the same Marriage hall where his daughter and Dhanush got married.
- He is the first Indian actor to act in Black&white, color, Animated, and 3D movies.