AR Rahman’s Candid Revelation at Lal Salaam Audio Launch: A Pleasant Surprise
AR Rahman’s recent speech at the Lal Salaam audio launch has taken social media by storm. The acclaimed musician, known for his honesty, shared his initial skepticism about the film, expressing concerns that it might be didactic and preachy. However, as Rahman watched the film, his reservations were replaced by pleasant surprises, turning scenes he expected to be cringy into heartwarming moments.
Unveiling Lal Salaam’s Unexpected Charm:
Aishwarya Rajinikanth, the film’s director, had Rahman doubting the film’s potential initially. However, Lal Salaam defied his expectations, showcasing a thoughtful handling of scenes that he anticipated to be preachy. Rahman commended the film’s dialogues, later discovering that Aishwarya herself had written them, with a touch of her father’s wisdom.
Rahman’s Appreciation for Aishwarya:
In his speech, Rahman acknowledged the challenges faced by Aishwarya Rajinikanth, being the daughter of a superstar. He empathized with the constant scrutiny and criticism, praising her resilience and achievements despite facing judgment for her work in dancing, filmmaking, and personal choices.
Breaking the Collaboration Silence:
While Rahman has been a frequent collaborator with Rajinikanth, their partnership saw a hiatus after 2.0 in 2018. Lal Salaam marks their return to working together, breaking the streak and creating anticipation among fans.
Directed by Aishwarya Rajinikanth, Lal Salaam features Vishnu Vishal, Vikranth, Dhanya Balakrishnan, Vivek Prasanna, and KS Ravi Kumar. The film is set for release on February 9, promising a unique cinematic experience.