At the 100th-day success event of Asuran, producer Kalaipuli S Thanu revealed that after watching the film, Superstar Rajinikanth said that he should have played Dhanush's role. Rajinikanth shared his excitement on seeing the intermission transformation scene and compared it with the iconic 'Baasha' episode.
Rajinikanth also emotionally moved on watching the scene where Dhanush falling at feet of the enemy village people to ensure the safety of his son.
Even before Asuran, Vetrimaaran narrated a political script to Vetrimaaran but the actor turned down the offer considering the opposition he would get for the script from his political enemies and friends.
Superstar Rajinikanth is currently busy with the shoot of the yet-untitled film directed by Siva of Viswasam fame