Kabali is one of the most anticipated films of superstar Rajinikanth. The film is directed by Pa. Ranjith and is being dubbed into Telugu, Hindi and Malay languages. The first teaser of the film has crossed over 3 crore views on YouTube and became a sensational hit. Bollywood actress Radhika Apte will be seen opposite to Rajini. Santosh Narayanan is handling music.
Praveen Kumar Varma. K of Shanmukha Films and K.P. Chowdary have bought the Telugu rights of 'Kabali' from Tamil producer Kalaippuli S Thanu.
Dinesh Ravi, Kalaiyarasan, Nasser and Dhansika were signed by director Ranjith to play supporting roles in this film.
Rajinikanth did a photo shoot at the AVM Studios in Chennai prior to the regular shooting resumed. The filming started at Russian Centre of Science and Cultural in Chennai on September 17, 2015.
The Malaysian airline, AirAsia became an official partner for 'Kabali' and certain AirAsia planes will be painted with film's theme.