Born Shivaji Rao Gaikwad, Rajinikanth began his career as a bus conductor many decades earlier and rose to become one of the biggest stars in South Indian movie history. The megastar is the second highest-grossing actor, after only the renowned actor and politician MG Ramachandran.

He has a massive fan following worldwide, and his fans adore him for his modest and down-to-earth demeanor. In a recent viral video, Rajinikanth can be seen greeting his followers for the New Year from his residence in Chennai. Take a look:

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Rajinikanth has maintained his fame and name for decades, and despite his late age, his fans are always eager to see him on the big screen and look forward to watching his films every time.

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