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Rajinikanth (II)


The Tamil mega star from 70s till present, he is one of the highest earning actors in Asia. He has also worked in Hindi, Telugu and Kannada and even an English film. Born in Bangalore (India) he was the son of a police constable. He was employed as a bus conductor before he joined the Madras Film Institute. He made his debut in Katha Sangama (1975)... See full bio »
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 2014 Lingaa (post-production)
Raja Lingeswaran
  Rana (announced) (as Rajnikanth)
 2014 Kochadaiiyaan
Kochadaiiyaan / Rana / Sena (as Rajnikanth)
 2011 Ra.One
Chitti (as Rajnikanth)
 2010 Enthiran
Dr. Vaseegaran / Chitti (as Rajnikanth)
 2008 Kuselan
Ashok Kumar (as Rajnikanth)
 2007 Sivaji
Sivaji Arumugam (as Rajnikanth)
 2005 Chandramukhi
Dr.Saravanan / Vettaiyan Raja (as Rajnikanth)
 2002 Baba
Baba (as Rajnikanth)
 2000 Bulandi
Ghajraj Thakur (as Rajnikanth)
 1999 Arunachalam
Arunachalam (as Rajnikanth)
 1999 Padaiyappa
Padaiyappa (as Rajnikanth)
 1998 Kanoon Ka Khiladi (as Rajnikanth)
 1997 Krantikari (as Rajnikanth)
 1995 Peda Rayudu
Murdered Village Chief (as Rajnikanth)
 1995 Muthu
Muthu (as Rajnikanth)
 1995 Aatank Hi Aatank
Munna (as Rajnikanth)
 1995 Baasha
Baasha / Manickam (as Rajnikanth)
 1994 Veera
Muthuveerappan "Veera" (as Rajnikanth)
 1994 Aaj Ka Dharmathma (as Rajnikanth)
 1994 Double Game (as Rajnikanth)
 1994 Shakaal (as Rajnikanth)
 1993 Uzhaippaali (as Rajnikanth)
 1993 Valli (as Rajnikanth)
 1993 Pyara Bharat Yeh Kahe (TV Movie) (as Rajnikanth)
 1993 Ejamaan
Vanavarayan (as Rajnikanth)
 1993 Insaniyat Ke Devta
Anwar (as Rajnikanth)
 1992 Annamalai
Annamalai (as Rajnikanth)
 1992 Chor Ke Ghar Chorni (as Rajnikanth)
 1992 Pandian
Pandiyan (as Rajnikanth)
 1992 Tyagi
Shankar G. 'Dadhu' Dayal (as Rajnikanth)
 1992 Mannan
Krishna (as Rajnikanth)
 1991 Dharma Durai
Dharma Durai (as Rajnikanth)
 1991 Phool Bane Angaarey
Inspector Ranjeet Singh (as Rajnikant)
 1991 Shanti Kranti (as Rajnikanth)
 1991 Thalapathi
Surya (as Rajnikanth)
 1991 Nattukku Oru Nallavan (as Rajnikanth)
 1991 Khoon Ka Karz
Kishan (as Rajnikanth)
 1991 Farishtay
Police Inspector Arjun Ramojirao Shivajirao Gaikwad Jadish Mulk Tange (as Rajnikant)
 1991 Hum
Kumar (as Rajnikant)
 1990 Adisaya Piravi
Kalicharan / Balwant 'Balu' / Inspector Maha (as Rajnikanth)
 1990 Panakkaran (as Rajnikanth)
 1989 Kodiparakkudu
Erode Shivagiri / Dada (as Rajnikanth)
 1989 Mappilai (as Rajnikanth)
 1989 Raajadhi Raaja (as Rajnikanth)
 1989 Raja Chinna Roja
Raja (as Rajnikanth)
 1989 Siva (as Rajnikanth)
 1989 ChaalBaaz
Jaggu (as Rajinikant)
 1989 Zulm Ki Zanjeer
Raghunath 'Raghu' (as Rajnikanth)
 1989 Bhrashtachar
Abdul Sattar (as Rajnikanth)
 1989 Gair Kaanooni
Azam Khan (as Rajnikanth)
 1988 Dharmathin Thalaivan (as Rajnikanth)
 1988 Guru Sisyan (as Rajnikanth)
 1988 Rajathi Raja (as Rajnikanth)
 1988 Bloodstone
Shyam Sabu (as Rajnikanth)
 1988 Tamacha
Vikram Pratap Singh 'Vicky' (as Rajnikanth)
 1987 Daku Hasina
Mangal Singh (as Rajnikanth)
 1987 Manithan (as Rajnikanth)
 1987 Oor Kavalan (as Rajnikanth)
 1987 Sattam Oru Vilayattu (as Rajnikanth)
 1987 Velaikkaaran (as Rajnikanth)
 1987 Uttar Dakshin (as Rajnikanth)
 1987 Kanoon Ke Dushman (as Rajnikanth)
 1987 Zulm Ka Jawab (as Rajnikanth)
 1987 Bihari Gunda (as Rajnikanth)
 1986 Jeevana Porstam (as Rajnikanth)
 1986 Maaveran (as Rajnikanth)
 1986/I Mr. Bharath
Bharat (Gopinath's & Shanti's Son) (as Rajnikanth)
 1986 Naan Adimai Illai (as Rajnikanth)
 1986 Dosti Dushmani
Ranjeet (as Rajnikanth)
 1986 Asli Naqli
Birju Ustad (as Rajnikanth)
 1986 Bhagwaan Dada
Bhagwaan Dada (as Rajnikanth)
 1986 Ilaaka (as Rajnikanth)
 1986 Viduthalai (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Aaj Ka Dada (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Chithirame Chithirame (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Mera Inteqam (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Naan Sigappu Manithan (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Nyayam Meere Cheppali (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Padikkathavan
Rajkumar 'Raja' K. Pandey (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Sree Raaghavendar
Venkatanathan (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Unn Kannil Neer Vazhindal (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Geraftaar
Inspector Hussein (Guest Appearance) (as Rajanikanth)
 1985 Hum Nahin Jhukenge (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Wafadaar
Ranga (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Bewafai
Ranvir (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Mahaguru
Vijay (Maha Guru) (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Galiyon Ka Gunda (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Zahreele Saanp (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Ek Saudagar
Kishore (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Fauladi Mukka (as Rajnikanth)
 1985 Mera Badla (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Aakhri Sangram
Bholu Pandit (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Anbulla Rajanikant (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Idhey Naa Savaal (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Kai Kodukkam Kai
Kaalimuthu / Veer (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Naan Mahaan Alla (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Nallavanukku Nallavan (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Nuvva Nena (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Rowdycaku Saval (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Takkaridonga (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Thambikku Entha Ooru (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Tiger Rajani (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 John Jani Janardhan
Janardhan B. Gupta / Inspector John A. Mendez / Jani (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Gangvaa (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Insaaf Kaun Karega
Police Inspector Vikram Singh (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Meri Adalat (as Rajnikant)
 1984 Bhooka Sher (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Dushmano Ka Dushman
Manohar (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Johny Ustad
Johny (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Love In Singapur (as Rajnikanth)
 1984 Shanthi Shanthi (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Adutha Varisu (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Paayum Puli (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Prema Pariksha (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Sasthi Viratam (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Sivappu Sooriyan (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Thayi Veedu (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Thudikkum Karangal (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Uruvavugal Maralam (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Rajaon Ka Raja (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Jeet Hamaari
Raju (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Andhaa Kanoon
Vijay Kumar Singh (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Moondru Mugham
Alex Pandiyan (as Rajnikanth)
 1983 Thanga Magan (as Rajnikanth)
 1982 Agni Sakshi (as Rajnikanth)
 1982 Engeyo Ketta Kural
Kumaran (as Rajnikanth)
 1982 Pokkiri Raja (as Rajnikanth)
 1982 Pudhu Kavithai (as Rajnikanth)
 1982 Ranga (as Rajnikanth)
 1982 Thanikkattu Raja (as Rajnikanth)
 1982 Allauddin and Wonderful Lamp (as Rajnikanth)
 1982 Pyara Tarana (as Rajnikanth)
 1982 Ek Jugnu (as Rajnikanth)
 1982 Paap Ko Jala Dunga (as Rajnikanth)
 1981 Garjanai (as Rajnikanth)
 1981 Kazhugu (as Rajnikanth)
 1981 Netri Kann (as Rajnikanth)
 1981 Ranuva Veeran (as Rajnikanth)
 1981 Thillu Mullu
Chandran / Indiran (as Rajnikanth)
 1981 Thee
Rajshekhar 'Raja' (as Rajnikanth)
 1981 Black Cobra (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Anbukku Naan Adimai (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Billa
Billa (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Johnny/Jani
Johnny / Jani / Johny / ... (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Kurinchi Malar (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Mr. Rajanikant (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Murattu Kaalai
Kaaliyan (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Naan Potta Savaal (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Polladhavan (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Ellam Un Kairasi (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Kaali
Kaali (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Maayadhaari Krishnudu (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Ram Robert Rahim
Ram (as Rajnikanth)
 1980 Main Intaqaam Loonga (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Aarilirindhu Aruvathu Varai (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Alavuddinum Athbutha Vilakkum
Kamruddin (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Ammaa Evarigaina Amma (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Andamaina Anubhavam (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Annai Oru Aalayam (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Dharma Yuddham (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Diler (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Johnny (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Kuppathu Raja (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Naan Vaazha Vaippen
Michael (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Ninaithale Inikkum (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Thayillamal Nannilai (as Rajnikanth)
 1979 Tiger (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Ayiram Janmangal (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Bhairavi (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Chadurangam (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Ilamai Oonjal Aadukirathu
Murli (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Iraivan Kodutha Varam (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Justice Gopinath (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Kiladi Kittu (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Maathu Thappadha Maga (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Mangudi Minor (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Mullum Malarum
Kali (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Pavathin Sambalam (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Priya
Ganesh (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Thappitha Thala
Devu (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Thayi Meethu Sathyam
Babu (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Vanakathukuria Kathaliye (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Vayasu Pilichindi (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 En Kelvikku Enna Bathil (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Aval Appadithaan
Advertising Boss (as Rajnikanth)
 1978 Shankar Saleem Simon (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Aadu Puli Atham (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Aame Katha (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Avargal
Ramnath (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Bhuvana Oru Kelvikkuri (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Chilakamma Cheppindi
Ravi (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Galate Samsara (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Gayatri (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Kavikuyil (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Kumkuma Rakshe (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Raghupati Raghava Rajaram (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Sahodarara Saval (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Tholireyi Gadichindi (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Aarupushpangal (as Rajnikanth)
 1977 Pathinaru Vayathinile
Parattayan (as Rajnikanth)
 1976 Anthuleni Katha
Murthy (as Rajnikanth)
 1976 Moondru Mudichu (as Rajnikanth)
 1975 Apoorva Raagangal
Abaswaram (as Rajnikanth)
 1975 Katha Sangama (as Rajnikanth)
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