There were news that Rajni will be leaving for London to participate in the shooting of Kochadaiyaan but the date was not announced. Rajni has also sung one song for Kochadaiyaan.
Rajni left for London by British Airways flight on 17th March at 4 A M to participate in the shooting of Kochadaiyaan.
Director Soundarya, K S Ravikumar and crew of 20 members accompanied Rajnikanth to London. A big star cast consisting of Deepika Padukone, Sarathkumar, Nasar, Jackie Shroff, Aadhi and Ramesh Khanna will be sharing the screen with the super star.The shooting of this film is to take place in magnificent studios and other places in London. The shooting of Kochadaiyaan which will commence on 21st March will go up to 6th April.
Rajni while leaving Chennai spoke to the media people. He said, “The film Kochadaiyaan will be released on Deepavali day. The first schedule of shooting of some sequences and song sequences will be shot in London. About 40% of the shooting will take place in London. After this the shooting will take place in Tamil Nadu and Kerala. You can see an energetic Rajni in Kochadaiyaan than before.”
Rajni after completing the shooting will return to Chennai on 7th April.