Happy Birthday Rajinikanth | Celebrities Extend Greetings To The Legendary Actor As He Turns 68

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Megastar Rajinikanth is celebrating his birthday on Wednesday, December 12 as he turned 68 years-old. Several celebrities extended greetings to the legendary actor.

Written By Diyali Banerjee | Mumbai | Updated On:

Superstar Rajinikanth is celebrating his birthday on Wednesday, December 12 as he turned 68 years-old. The actor who started his career with a Tamil film in 1975 is currently one of the most celebrated names in the Indian film industry. Several Bollywood and South Indian film stars including Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush, Mahesh Babu, among others took to social media to extend greetings to the legendary actor.

Here are the celebrities who wished the actor:

Amitabh Bachchan

Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bachchan wished Rajinikanth on his birthday. He took to Twitter and shared some throwback pictures of Thalaiva. He captioned the post saying, "Happy birthday Rajni .. Dec 12 th .. friend colleague and a sensation ever !!"

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Rajinikanth also replied to the post saying, "Respected Amitji, you are my inspiration. Thank you so much for your blessings"


The 'Raanjhanaa' actor Dhanush, took to Twitter and extended greetings to father-in-law Rajinikanth. In a heartwarming Twitter post, the actor wrote, "Happy birthday my #thalaiva ... The most beautiful human being I have met in my life. This first bench fan’s humble wishes to the unexplainable phenomenon this country has ever seen. Love you thalaiva #superstar “ the only one “ #12/12"

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Mahesh Babu

Telugu film actor Mahesh Babu also extended greetings to the 'Robot' actor. He took to Twitter and wrote, "Here's wishing the man who's been an inspiration for generations, @rajinikanth sir, a very happy birthday!!! Wish you good health & happiness always! #HBDSuperStarRajinikanth"

Here's the post:

Shankar Mahadevan

Ace Music director Shankar Mahadevan also wished Thalaiva as he turned a year older. Sharing a picture of the acting legend on Twitter, he wrote, "Happiest birthday to the greatest but the sweetest EMPEROR of the film industry!!! @rajinikanth Lots of love ..."

Here's the post:

Shankar Shanmugham

Rajinikanth's '2.0' director Shankar Shanmugham aka S. Shankar also took to Twitter and wished the actor from the entire '2.0'. Sharing a poster of his look from the film, the filmmaker said "Happy Birthday Super One". 

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Rajinikanth replied to the post saying, "Thank you so much dearest Shanker sir"




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