Actor Rajinikanth is filming his 164th film Kaala with Kabali fame Pa.Ranjith. With the first look scorching the social media, the film has had a good start. The film will see Rajinikanth playing a gangster who helps the cause of the downtrodden.

The shoot for the film started a few days back. Easwari Rao has joined shoot and is canning scenes featuring the Superstar. Speculations say that the film will have a rock song similar to Neruppu Da from Kabali as the hero introduction song.

The team will film in Mumbai for a week and then return to Chennai where a set resembling Mumbai’s Dharavi Slums has been erected at the cost of 5 crores.