Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan friendship: When we talk about the South film Industry we can’t forget the names of Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan. The megastars have given many hit films to the South film industry. Rajinikanth started his career as a bus conductor and now, he is the Thalaiva of South film industry.
Undoubtedly, Kamal Haasan is considered one of the most versatile actors the Indian film industry has ever seen and he is the only star whose seven films have been nominated for the Oscars.
The duo achieved something remarkable through there hard work and acting skills. Apart from this, these actors are good friends in real life. While Kamal Hassan decided to plunge into active politics, his close friend Rajinikanth is still an actor and is likely to float his own political party soon.
Rajnikanth and Kamal have never missed a chance to acknowledge their longtime friendship, whether it is award shows or public events. Apart from real life, the two actors have joined hands in reel life too.
The duo have acted together in films including, Moondru Mudichu, Ninaithale Inikum, 16 Vayadhinile, and Ilamai Oonjal Aadukirathu. Let’s have a look at their film and the roles they have played in.
This film was released on October 22, 1976, in which Rajnikanth played the role of Prasath and Kamal Haasan played the role of Balaji. Opposite them, there was only one actress Sri Devi who plays the role of Selvi a college girl, with whom they both fall in love.
It is a romantic comedy film directed by K Balachander. This film was released on April 14, 1979, in Tamil language and April 19, 1979, in the Telugu language. Kamal Haasan played the role of Chandroo and Rajnikanth played the role of Deepak.
The movie revolves around a music troop who travel to Singapore for a performance and how their life takes a turn when they meet their love partner.
The movie revolves around Mayil’s life whose role is played by Sri Devi. Kamal played the role of Chappani and Rajnikanth played the role of Parattai. In this film, Chappani kills Parattai who tries to rape Mayil.
Ilamai Oonjal Aadukirathu
This film was released on June 9, 1978. The film ran for 175 days in theatres and won the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Film. Rajnikanth played the role of Murali and Kamal Haasan played the role of Prabhu.