Videos and pictures of Superstar Rajinikanth getting mobbed by fans at the shooting spot of Petta in Lucknow have been going viral on social media platforms. The actor is currently sporting a young look for the film, which is being directed by Karthik Subbaraj.
Produced by Sun Pictures, Petta has been shot in Dehradun, Darjeeling, and Chennai so far. Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Vijay Sethupathi, Trisha, Simran, and Megha Akash play important roles in the film, which has music composed by Anirudh Ravichander. The makers are reportedly aiming for a Pongal 2019 release.