In his versatile career, Prakash Raj has not shared screen space with Rajinikanth in a full-fledged role, let alone the cameo in Padayappa. The actor has confirmed that he has been approached by the team and is in talks to play a pivotal role in the film.
Produced by Kalaipuli S Thanu and directed by Pa Ranjith, the film has Rajinikanth essaying the role of an ageing gangster. The shooting will commence in August. Madras fame Kalaiarasan and Attakathi Dinesh are expected to play important roles in the film.