Darbar is a 2020 Indian Tamil-language action thriller. The film is written and directed by A. R. Murugadoss. The producer of the film is Allirajah Subaskaran and was made under Lyca Productions. The film stars Rajinikanth, Nayanthara, Nivetha Thomas, and Suniel Shetty in the lead role. The music of the film was composed by Anirudh Ravichander It marks the return of Rajinikanth on the big screen. He plays the role of a police officer after 27 years. He played a police officer in Pandiyan which was released in 1992.
Darbar follows the story of Aaditya Arunasalam (Rajinikanth). He plays a commissioner of Mumbai Police. He takes cases of drug trafficking and prostitution. He takes control of the city and tries to eradicate all the crimes in the city. He uncovers a deeper controversy that is connected to the international drug lord. He has a secret agenda and tries to uncover a crime.
The film has the working title of Thalaivar 167, but the name was later changed to Darbar. The official name of the film was changed to Darbar on 9 April 2019. The Principal photography of the film began in April 2019. The film was primarily shot in Mumbai and ended in October 2019. In the film Darbar, Rajinikanth plays a double role. He plays the cop named Aaditya Arunasalam and the other role of a social activist.
Darbar Original Release Date and Box Office
The film was released in India on 9 January 2020 in the theaters. The film got mixed reviews but managed to grab around ₹250 crores at the worldwide box office. The box office success of the film made Darbar the highest-grossing film of Rajinikanth.
Darbar Leaked Online on Tamilrockers
Megastar Rajinikanth made his return with the mega-hit Darbar. The film was leaked online by Tamilrockers after its release. The film was shortly released after its theatrical release. The film was released on the silver screens on January 9th. It has been directed by A.R. Murugadoss. This is not Tamilrockers has leaked any movie. The piracy website has leaked many Tollywood, Bollywood, and Hollywood films. Thalaiva’s fans welcomed the film and danced in the theaters to see their favorite actor back on the screen. They celebrated Rajinikanth’s return like a festival. The pics and videos excited fans went viral on the internet and in the various news portals.
- Rajinikanth as Aaditya Arunachalam IPS, commissioner of the Mumbai police
- Nayanthara as Dr Lilly, Aaditya’s love interest
- Nivetha Thomas as Vallikkannu (daughter of Aaditya)
- Suniel Shetty as Hariharan “Hari” Chopra, Ajay’s real father
- Yogi Babu as Kaushik, Aaditya’s friend
- Prateik Babbar as Ajay Chopra/Ajay Malhotra
- Nawab Shah as Vinod Malhotra/Vinod Prathap (Ajay’s adopted Father)
- Sriman as Lilly’s cousin
- Dalip Tahil as Union Home Secretary
- Yograj Singh as the head of the gangsters
- Jatin Sarna as a gangster
- Anil Pawar as Ajay’s proxy
- Shamata Anchan as a police inspector
- Raneesh Thyagarajan as a police inspector
- Manasvi Kottachi as Lilly’s niece