Superstar Rajinikanth's forthcoming venture, "Thalaivar 171," directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, is generating significant anticipation as it progresses through the pre-production phase, inching closer to commencing principal photography in a few months. Amidst heightened excitement surrounding the project, discussions within film circles are rife regarding its star-studded ensemble. Renowned actress Shobana is reportedly poised to join the cast, marking a highly anticipated reunion with Thalaivar after a decade.

Director Lokesh Kanagaraj, known for his 2023 blockbuster "Leo" starring Vijay, has set high expectations for "Thalaivar 171," promising an action-packed spectacle. Previous speculation suggested the inclusion of Bollywood star Ranveer Singh in a pivotal role, although official confirmation remains pending.

As per a report by OTTplay, actress and dancer Shobana is rumoured to have signed on for a significant role in "Thalaivar 171," rekindling excitement among fans for her collaboration with Rajinikanth. The duo previously worked together in the acclaimed films "Thalapathi" (1991) and "Kochadaiyaan" (2014).

All eyes are now on the imminent title announcement for "Thalaivar 171," scheduled for April 22nd, as revealed by director Lokesh Kanagaraj. While production is slated to commence in June, the project's ambitious scope is expected to extend over a year, intensifying anticipation and fuelling excitement among enthusiasts eagerly waiting for more updates.

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