Rajini as "Sivaji" - Heroine Rani MukherjeeAfter the grand success of Chandramukhi, it was speculated as to what Rajini's next film will be and who will direct his film. Now the news is that AVM will be producing Rajini's next film and it is titled "Sivaji". Shankar is the director of this film. There was confusion as to who would be Rajini's pair and the other artists of this film. Rumours spread that Ash would be pairing up with Rajini, but her schedules did not match and hence she was ruled out from the heroines’ list. Now it is stated that Rani Mukherjee will be the heroine and her salary - 2 crore rupees. A.R. Rehman is the music director for this film. As this film is titled in Rajini's original name, it appears that true incidents from Rajini's life will form a major part of this film’s plot. It is also well known now that Super star will don seven distinct characters in this mega movie.