Photos: Rajinikanth shoots for 'Kaala Karikaalan' in Mumbai

Updated: 09 June, 2017 20:32 IST
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    Rajinikanth has been shooting for 'Kaala Karikaalan' in Pratiksha Nagar, Sion, Mumbai since Monday (June 5). Pics/Yogen Shah
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    The shoot, for a Ganesh Chaturthi celebration sequence in 'Kaala Karikaalan' featuring Rajinikanth, began at 9 pm every day and went on till around 6 am.
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    Die-hard Rajinkanth fans spent sleepless nights in hopes of catching a glimpse of the superstar.
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    Curious residents from Sion-Koliwada and Antop Hill converged on Pratiksha Nagar and peered all night during the shoot from terraces, streets, balconies and windows in the hopes of spotting 'Thalaivar' Rajinikanth.
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    Rajinikanth's vanity van was parked at the Pratiksha Nagar bus stop.
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    Rajinikanth travelled to the movie set, around 100 m away, in his Audi.
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    Eshwaran Thevar, a resident of Sion-Koliwada, gave a glimpse of the fans' devotion to Rajinikanth. "Whenever a film of his is released, we perform a milk abhishek of his posters or film hoardings," he said.
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    Pratiksha Nagar resident Rinki Malhotra (32) waited both nights with her children -- aged 7 and 2 -- but didn't succeed in spotting Rajinikanth, while he shot for 'Kaala Karikaalan'.
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    Rinki Malhotra said she was "not too crazy about Rajinikanth", but her neighbours' excitement had rubbed off on her.
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    43-year-old Sangita Pawar, another Pratiksha Nagar, Sion, resident and a die-hard Rajinikanth fan, spent two sleepless nights just to have a glimpse of the actor.
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    'Kaala Karikaalan' originally began production with Vikram in the lead, but was shelved for unknown reasons.
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South superstar Rajinikanth shot a schedule for his upcoming film 'Kaala Karikaalan' in Prateeksha Nagar, Sion, Mumbai. A look in pictures at the star on the sets of his upcoming film

First Published: 08 June, 2017 20:30 IST