Kabali is an upcoming Telugu and Tamil 2016 Indian Tamil-language film written and directed by Pa. Ranjith. Video of Kabali making is going viral in social media. Kabali Telugu film stars Rajinikanth and Dinesh Ravi. Principal photography for the film began on 21 August 2015 in Chennai. The filming mostly occurred in Malaysia as well asBangkok and Hong Kong. The teaser of this film has 2 crore views on YouTube.
In the film, Rajinikanth plays the role of an aged don. Dinesh Ravi, who played the lead in Ranjith’s Attakathi (2012), and Kalaiyarasan, who played pivotal roles in both of the director’s previous films, were also confirmed to be part of the film. The main villain role was offered to Prakash Raj initially, but later it was said that the role was declined due to scheduling issues and John Vijay stepped in. It was later confirmed that the role of the lead character’s wife would be given to Radhika Apte, who was introduced to Tamil films through Dhoni (2012). Dhansika was signed to play a supporting character in the film.