Rajinikanth impressed by Chiranjeevi's 'Godfather', calls it 'excellent'

Director Mohan Raja says Rajinikanth's comments meant a lot to him

rajinikanth [File] Rajnikanth

Even as Chiranjeevi's Telugu film Godfather, a remake of the Malayalam movie Lucifer, continues its winning run in theatres, Kollywood superstar Rajinikanth praised the movie, calling it 'excellent'.

In a tweet, Godfather director Mohan Raja said Rajinikanth called the movie “Excellent!! very nice!! very interesting.”

Superstar watched #Godfather 😇“Excellent!! very nice!! very interesting!!! are few of the remarks in his detailed appreciation on the adaptions made for the Telugu version. Thank u so much Thalaiva @rajinikanth sir, one of the best moments of life.. means a lotttt,” the director wrote.

Godfather box office collection too has been impressive with the movie with the film crossing Rs 100 crore mark globally.

The political action thriller film, GodFather also stars Salman Khan, Nayanthara and Satyadev Kancharana. While the movie is a remake of 2019 Malayalam political thriller, certain changes have been made in it to suit the Telugu audience.