The much-anticipated teaser for Rajinikanth’s Lal Salaam is finally here! Released by the makers on Sunday, the teaser, directed by Aishwarya Rajinikanth, provides a sneak peek into Rajinikanth’s extended cameo in this sports action drama. Alongside Rajinikanth, the film features Vishnu Vishal and Vikranth. (Also read: Jailer box office collection: Rajinikanth film grosses ₹650 crore worldwide, earning ‘triple the profits’ for the entire team)
Scheduled for a theatrical release in January 2024, Lal Salaam promises intense action and drama.
The teaser kicks off with a high-stakes cricket match, declared not just a game but a war by the commentator. Rajinikanth, portraying the character Moideen Bhai, enters in style, engaging in a confrontation with thugs. “You have intertwined religion with sports. You have poisoned the minds of the people,” he declares. The teaser unfolds scenes of chaos and havoc caused by rival groups associated with the game.
Fans reacted enthusiastically to the teaser, expressing anticipation for a socially impactful film. One fan remarked, “Expecting a message-oriented movie instead of a commercial one, but Thalaivar’s entry with ARR’s background music is a pure goosebumps moment!” Another stated, “When superstar Rajinikanth appeared… Goosebumps!” A comment noted, “Thalaivar’s presence elevated the teaser to another level!”
About Lal Salaam:
Aishwarya makes a comeback to direction after seven years with Lal Salaam, rumored to revolve around the themes of cricket and communism. The film stars Vishnu Vishal and Vikrant in lead roles, with Rajinikanth making a noteworthy extended cameo.
Rajinikanth’s last appearance was in Jailer, grossing over ₹650 crore worldwide. His upcoming untitled movie, Thalaivar 170, reunites him with Amitabh Bachchan after 33 years. The production banner recently shared a behind-the-scenes picture of the two megastars as they wrapped up their Mumbai schedule.