After being postponed to January 2013, Rajinikanth’s much-awaited magnum opus movie Kochadaiyaan has further been deferred to April, 2013. The Rs. 125 cr. film which was earlier stated for Sankranthi release is now postponed further due to delay in the post production work. The movie is titled Vikrama Simha in Telugu.
Rajinikanth’s daughter Soundarya is directing the movie. A R Rahman is composing the music. KS Ravikumar has written the story. The film also stars Shobana, Sharatkumar, Aadhi, Rukmini and Nazar. This period film has cinematography by Rajiv Menon. It will see theatrical release in two other Indian languages (Hindi, Malayalam), besides English and Japanese.