Prakash Javadekar took to social media to share that Rajinikanth has gained the award. He posted, ‘Happy to announce #Dadasaheb Phalke award for 2019 to one of the greatest actors in history of Indian cinema Rajnikant ji His contribution as actor, producer and screenwriter has been iconic I thank Jury@ashabhosle @SubhashGhai1 @Mohanlal @Shankar_Live #BiswajeetChatterjee (sic)’
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— Prakash Javadekar (@PrakashJavdekar) 1617252887000
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— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1617254002000
The actor’s PR additionally shared the news. He posted, ‘The 51st #DadasahebPhalkeAward will be conferred upon #Superstar @rajinikanth, says Union Minister @PrakashJavdekar!!! Another addition to your biggest achievements #ThalaivaFireFireRed heartRed heartParty popperParty popperPartying facePartying face #SuperstarRajinikanth #Thalaivar #Thalaivaa #SuperstarGetsPhalkeAward.’
Rajinikanth’s Annaatthe is directed by Siva. The movie’s shoot is occurring in Chennai. The movie has Nayanthara, Keerthy Suresh, Khushbu, Meena, Prakash Raj, Soori taking part in vital roles. Imman is composing music for the movie.