Shivaji Rao

  • Rajinikanth to have a quiet birthday, says wife Latha December 12, 2013

    Chennai: While most of India celebrates Rajinikanth's 63rd birthday with 'Lungi dance' playing on the loop, the song evokes mixed reactions in the star's home city Chennai. Fans in Chennai were in fact, eager to dance to the tunes of Rajini's latest film 'Kochadaiyaan', whose music release was earlier scheduled...
  • Why people flocked to Rajinikanth when he was not a star January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Did you know that passengers would let buses go empty and wait for the one where Rajinikanth was on duty as the superstar, who was then a bus conductor, amazed people by issuing tickets and returning the change in his trademark style? Critic Naman Ramachandran's biography on Rajinikanth recounts the...
  • Rajinikanth at 62, the Rajinimania is still on December 11, 2012

    Chennai From a bus conductor to one of the most admired and worshiped actor in the world, the story of Shivaji Rao Gaikwad, later rechristened Rajinikanth, could very well make a good script for a blockbuster movie. As Rajinikanth turns 62 on Wednesday, members of the film fraternity look back...