The much-awaited Superstar starrer, ‘Kaala’ release date has been confirmed! The trilingual film (Tamil Telugu and Hindi) set in Dharavi with a gangster tone. Rajinikanth plays the role of a slumlord, Karikaalan, the black wearing Protector/Rowdy while Nana Patekar plays the antagonist as awhite wearing Politician who wants to ‘clean’ up the streets.

The film will be Rajini’s second outing with Director P.Ranjith, his last was the mega-blockbuster hit,‘Kabali’ – also a gangster based film, though set primarily in Malaysia. Lyca Productions announced on Friday that the Mega release will release worldwide on June 7th instead of the earlier date being April 27th.

This delay comes after the Tamil Nadu Film Producers Council going on a Kollywood strike for over a month back in March. The Strike finally came to an end on Tuesday as the demands of the TFPC were met.

The highly anticipated film has received ‘U/A’ certificate and reportedly had 14 cuts! Produced by Dhanush’s ‘Wunderbar Films Pvt Ltd.’, Kaala’ stars Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi, actor-director Samudrakani, Eswari Rao and a host of others.