Superstar Rajinikanth’s Petta has began a new schedule in Varanasi from today. The shooting will go on for a month in Benaras, Mirzapur, and surrounding. Rajinikanth, Nawazuddin Siddique, and Vijay Sethupathi are in the shoot. The movie will release sometime in the next year. The film is directed by Karthik Subbaraj and also stars Simran, Trisha Krishnan, among others.
Several local artists will also be part the part of this project, audition for which had taken place a few months back. Karthik Subbaraj who is famous for his 2012 low-budget thriller Pizza which was a commercial success later delivered three flops including his latest film, Mercury. Getting to direct Rajinikanth is the biggest chance for the young director and it has to be seen how he makes use of this opportunity.