There is hardly anybody who is not a fan of Rajinikanth in our country or at least familiar with his work in the film industry either Tamil or Hindi cinema. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most popular actor in the history of Indian Cinema. His popularity is the result of his uniquely styled dialogues and idiosyncrasies in films which makes his fans crazy for his performances. His larger than life superhero appearance in films, supported by gravity-defying stunts and charismatic expressions adds to his persona. In his, every film from Shivaji to Kabali, his inimitable style of delivering punch lines like ‘Bohot Khoob’ aur ‘bachoo jhund mein to suar aate hain, sher to akela hi waar karta hain’ left a remarkable mark on the audience. These performances have not only garnered him accolades and fans across the world but for various prestigious awards from the film industry of various states.
Awards and Honours
Rajinikanth’s memorable performances have not only brought him cult success in the film industry but also has earned various awards with time. With his first Filmfare Award for Best Tamil actor in 1984 following other Filmfare nominations for Sivaji and Robot later and six Tamil Nadu State Film Awards for his performances in various films, and two prestigious awards from the Government of Tamil Nadu. He was honoured with the Padma Bhushan in 2000 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2016 by the Government of India. The list goes on for the other prestigious awards received by the legend from the various respectable platforms in our country but lately, the Government of India has honoured our beloved Rajinikanth with the 51st Dadasaheb Phalke Award for his outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian Cinema. The central government announced the prestigious award for Rajinikanth for his remarkable contribution, not only as an actor but producer and screenwriter.
Indian Film Industry Response
As the announcement made by I&B Minister for the honour which is about to give to Rajinikanth, there has been a wave of wishes circulated around the whole country for this achievement. This news has not only brought happiness among his fans for the same but also garnered him wishes from the celebrities of Bollywood. The social media platform where big names- from Akshay Kumar, Hrithik Roshan of Bollywood to Telugu star Mahesh Babu has tweeted the Thalaiva with warm wishes over the internet. In response, the great actor has also reverted with his feelings as he himself got overwhelmed from this honour and tweeted with beautiful words on his social account.
Well, in the end, we also have huge respect for our beloved Thalaiva Rajinikanth here and care to send lots of love and wishes from our side for this auspicious honour. Undoubtedly, Rajinikanth will keep entertaining us in the future with his style and performances from his films and inspire us to write about his achievements in the more years to come.
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