Rajinikanth is a Tamil film actor. He is one of the most popular and influential film actors in India. In a survey conducted in 2007 Rajinikanth was revealed to be the second highest paid actor in Asia. He is also a philanthropist and a cultural asset in India. He is an idol to many and has millions of fans around the world. If you are a fan of Rajinikanth and want to know details about his professional and personal life you are in the right place. Get to know all about the superstar of India who is a phenomenal success all over the globe.
Who is Raknikanith?
There aren’t much people in India who don’t know who Rajnikanth is. Rajinikanth is a Hindi actor who has a notable contribution to the Tamil film industry. He is not just an actor he is a lot more than that. He is an icon and an inspirational personality for many people around the world. Before becoming a successful actor he worked as a coolie and carpenter. He was also a bus conductor for a few years. He was noticed by a film producer and was introduced to Tamil film industry and he made his debut. After his debut, there was no turning back for the mega superstar and he went on to become the biggest celebrity in India.
Rajnikanth Biography and early life
Rajinikanth was born in Banglore India on 12th December 1950. He is 69 years old. His birth name is Shivaji Rao Gaekwad and his nicknames are Rajini and superstar. He is an actor and also a film producer. He has also written some great movies of the Tamil film industry. He is a Marathi and follows the Hindu religion.
Rajini father was a police constable and he was the youngest child of his parents. He has four siblings. Rajini’s early life was spent in Bangalore and he later moved to Chennai to try his luck in acting. Rajini received his formal education and alongside that, he also went to a spiritual institute where he took spiritual lessons. He spent half of his life doing odd part time jobs but he finally decided to pursue his dream and enrolled in a film institute to learn acting.
Here you can Check out the filmography of actor Rajinikanth and get a complete list of all of his upcoming movies releasing in the coming months, his previous year releases, and hit and flop films.
- Darbar (2020)
- 2.0 (Hindi) (Exclusively For Women)
Rajnikanth Wife and Family
Rajnikanth met his wife Latha Rangachari when he went for an interview. Latha was a student at that time. They started dating each other because they were instantly attracted to each other. The couple got married in 1981 and still in love and are a happy married couple. The couple has 2 daughters from their marriage. Rajini has been rumored to have been in a short term relationship with Silk Samatha who is also an actress.
Awards and achievements
Kalaimamani, 1984 – Government of Tamil Nadu
MGR Award, 1989 – Government of Tamil Nadu
Padma Bhusan, 2000 – Government of India
Raj Kapoor Award, 2007 – Government of Maharashtra
Entertainer of the Decade, 2011 – NDTV
Most Stylish actor, 2011 – NDTV
The 25 Greatest Global Living Legends, 2013 – NDTV
Rajnikanth Net Worth how much he is worth?
Rajini is a super rich mega actor of the Tamil industry and has an estimated net worth of $50 million. He is the highest paid actor in India and Tamil film industry. The movie 2.0 which starred Rajinikanth is the most expensive movie ever made in the Indian film industry.
Rajinikanth House and Lifestyle
Rajinikanth lives in a luxury mansion in Chennai. The mansion has a lot of amenities that lavish luxurious houses in western countries have. He owns expensive cars Premier Padmini Fiat, Chevrolet Tavera, Toyota Innova, a Bently, and a Range Rover.