Rajinikanth in a still from 'Badshah'
Rajinikanth in 'Padayappa'
Rajinikanth in a still from 'Robot' as Chitti
Rajinikanth as evil Chitti
Rajnikanth in 'Veera'
Rajinikanth's bald look in 'Sivaji: The Boss'
Rajinikanth in 'Hum'
A still from 'Bhrashtachar'
The superstar in 'Gair Kanooni'
Rajinikanth in 'Geraftaar'
Rajini in 'Billa'
Rajinikanth in 'Muthu'
Rajinikanth in 'Chandramukhi'
Rajinikanth in 'Baba'
Rajini in 'Arunachalam'
Rajinikanth in the blockbuster 'Baashha'
Rajini in 'Thalapathi '
Rajini in 'Annamalai'
Rajinikanth as Alex Pandian in 'Moondru Mugam'
Rajinikanth in 'Sivaji The Boss' Pic/ Santa Banta
Rajini from a song in 'Robot' Pic/ Santa Banta
Rajinikanth in 'Sivaji: The Boss'. Pic/ Santa Banta
A still from 'Kulesan'
A still from 'Thillu Mullu'
Rajinikanth in 'Sri Raghvendra'
The superstar in 'Billa', the Tamil remake of Amitabh Bachchan's 'Don'
It's a big day for Rajinikanth fans, as the Tamil superstar's Kaala hit theatres today. On this note, we look back at some of his inimitable avatars over the years...