New Delhi: Shivaji Rao Gaekwad, popularly known as Rajinikanth, had began acting in plays while working as a bus conductor in the Bangalore Transport Service. Later, he joined Madras Film Institute to pursue a diploma in acting. Who would have thought he’d make it this big? Today, Rajinikanth is not only one of the most popular public figures in the country but also one of the richest
In 1975, the superstar began his film career through the Tamil film ‘Apoorva Raagangal’, from past four decades, the actor is impressing his fans through his unique style of acting.
Let’s take a look at five ridiculously expensive things owned by the superstar:
1. Mercedes G Wagon – Rs 2.8 crore
2. Rolls Royce Ghost – Rs 5 crore
3. Rolls Royce Phantom – Rs 16.5 crore
4. Custom-made Limousine – Rs 22.8 crore
5. Chennai House – Rs 40 crore
The cost of the actor’s residence in Chennai is beyond our wildest imagination, yet the endearing photos of the bungalow will win your heart and instantly become your dream home.
Apart from acting, the 66-year-old is also a philanthropist and a politician. His latest film, 2.0 a science fiction action movie, released on November 29 and went on to earn the second biggest box-office collection surpassing 2015’s Baahubali: The Beginning (Rs 516 crore) but is still far behind Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017).
While the Thalaiva-starrer has managed to earn over Rs 518 crore, Baahubali 2 had earned more than Rs 1,430 crore at the domestic box office.
While we sit awe-struck at his choice of possessions, Rajinikanth is busy with the making of his next film Petta, which also stars Vijay Sethupathi, Simran, Trisha and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. The action film written and directed by Karthik Subbaraj and will hit theatres on January 11, next year during the Pongal weekend.