Earlier, it was reported that Jet Li could do the antagonist role but now it has been confirmed that renowned Taiwan actor Winston Chao and award-winning Malaysian actor Rosyam Nor have been roped to play the main antagonist and his right-hand respectively. The crew is currently shooting in ECR, Chennai. Sources confirm that the film’s Music Director Santhosh Narayanan is also working on International collaborations for Kabali. Will Ranjith be able to transition his magic from the hyper-local context to an international arena? Let’s wait!
Director Pa Ranjith who had previously worked on two films that focused on highly regional favour has upped the game with Rajinikanth’s Kabali. The film that is said to revolve around an ageing don has been shot extensively in Malaysia. Considering the fact that Rajinikanth is a huge star in the Asian market, the director has taken moves to make the movie truly international.