Gajaraj, father of filmmaker Karthik Subbaraj, has been reportedly signed up by the Kabali team to play one of the supporting roles in the film. His earlier credits include Jigarthanda, where he was seen as Siddharth’s journalist uncle (recollect the library scene) and Mundasupatti, where he essayed the role of Nandita’s father. Gajaraj is said to be an ardent fan of superstar Rajinikanth and absolutely excited to get onboard. He is also playing an important role in Karthik Subbaraj’s ongoing multi-starrer Iraivi.
Directed by Ranjith and produced by Kalaipuli S Thanu, Kabali stars Radhika Apte and Dhansika in pivotal roles. Santosh Narayanan composes music for the film which is expected to go on floors from September 17th. The photoshoot is scheduled to happen in Chennai from August 21st.