Vikram Prabhu, the grandson of the late Sivaji Ganesan and the son of Prabhu, starrer Kumki also features newcomer Lakshmi Menon, Thambi Ramaiah and Asvin Raja in the cast. It is produced by director Lingusamy and has music by D Imman
That Superstar Rajinikanth shares a special relationship with the family of thespian Sivaji Ganesan is an open secret. In fact, Rajini's biggest hit 'Chandramukhi' was produced by Sivaji Films, run by the Nadigar Thilakam's sons Prabhu and Ramkumar.
Now that Prabhu's son Vikram is making his foray into acting with Prabhu Solomon directed 'Kumki', it is obvious that he would seek the blessings of Rajini. Recently, he met the Superstar at the latter's house and sought his greetings.
"Rajini became a warm host and wished Vikram all the best in his acting career. He offered tips to Vikram as to how to excel in front of the camera. Also, Rajini was keen to know the storyline and other details of Kumki," say sources.
Recently, Vikram met Ajith and sought his wishes too. 'Kumki' is being produced by Lingusamy's Tirupathi Brothers and the film is about an elephant and its mahout intertwined with a love story.