Rajinikanth, R. Sarathkumar, Aadhi, Deepika Padukone, Shobana, Rukmini Vijayakumar, Jackie Shroff, Nassar
A. R. Rahman
Kochadaiiyaan (Tamil: ???????????; Translation: The king with a long, curly mane) is an upcoming 3D motion capture computer-animated Tamil period film directed by Soundarya R. Ashwin and written by K. S. Ravikumar.
The film will feature Rajinikanth enacting and voicing three lead roles, whilst R. Sarathkumar, Aadhi, Deepika Padukone, Shobana, Rukmini Vijayakumar, Jackie Shroff, and Nassar enact and voice supporting characters. The film, which was shot with animation techniques and some portions using motion capture in 3D, has cinematography handled by Rajiv Menon whilst background score and soundtrack is composed by A. R. Rahman.
Shooting for the film was completed by the end of February 2013 while post-production work took place in the United Kingdom, the United States, Hong Kong, and China. The film is set to release worldwide on 11 April 2014, dubbed in regional languages Telugu (as Vikramasimha), Bhojpuri, Bengali, Hindi, Marathi and Punjabi. The film will also have a dubbed English version release at the international screens.