KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 5 — Superstar Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan and more than 250 South Indian artistes are in town today, all set for tomorrow’s Natchatira Vizha 2018 — Malaysia’s first major Kollywood concert.
Organised by South Indian Artistes’ Association and in collaboration with Malik Streams Corporation and MyEvents International, the event will also include performances by comedians, singers and actors, as well as friendly cricket and football matches between the Indian nationals and ethnic Indian local artistes at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium.
This is Rajinikanth’s first visit to Malaysia after announcing on New Year’s Eve that he will be contesting in the upcoming Tamil Nadu election.
Joining Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan tomorrow are actors Vijay, Surya, Arya, Vishal, Danush, Vikram, Vijaysethupathy, Jayam Ravi, Siva Karthikeyan, Samantha, Amalapaul and Kusboo.
Also present will be Indian music directors Harris Jayaraj, Srikanth Deva, GV Prakash, Anirudh Ravichandran, S. S. Thaman and D. Imman.
Playback singers Karthik, Haricharan, Swetha Mohan, Ranjith, Naresh Iyer and Chinmayee will also be around.
The event starts at 10am until 10pm.