Shivaji Rao Gaekwad, more well known as Rajinikant is a standout amongst the most powerful performing artists in Indian film. His peculiarities and adapted conveyance of exchange has conveyed him to spotlight. Aside from acting, Rajinikant is likewise a screenwriter, film maker and playback artist.
Rajinikant is fundamentally from Karnataka and filled in as a transport conductor for Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation in Bangalore. Amid the period, he performed in different stage plays to sustain his acting abilities.
Rajinikant was conceived on 12 December 1950 to Ramoji Rao Gaekwad, a police constable and Ramabai, a housewife. He wedded Latha Rangachari on 26 February 1981, in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh. They have two little girls named Aishwarya Rajinikanth and Soundarya Rajinikanth. His little girl Aishwarya Rajinikanth is hitched to performer Dhanush, while Soundarya wedded industrialist Ashwin Ramkumar.
Rajinikant made his introduction with the Tamil film Apoorva Raagangal in 1975. The film won three National Film Awards including the honor for the Best Tamil Feature. The second film of his profession was Katha Sangama in 1976. It was test film which was made in new wave style. As far back as at that point, Rajanikant never thought back in his profession. A portion of his different motion pictures which are recollected till date are Moondru Mudichu, Baalu Jenu, Mullum Malarum, Chilakamma Cheppindi, Garjanai Bhuvana Oru Kelvikkuri and some more.
By 1980, he turned into a hotshot in South Indian movies. Be that as it may, aside from Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada films, he did some Bollywood and Bengali movies too.
Rajinikant is 66 years old however he has indistinguishable impression in the business from he used to have thirty years back. His movies are mainstream India as well as abroad too.