Smuggler Veerappan, who became a thorn in the flesh of South police when he was alive, had actually created a sensation by kidnapping Kannada superstar Raj Kumar.
Controversial director Ram Gopal Varma, who is set to release ‘Killing Veerappan’ in Hindi, has today revealed that Veerappan was planning to kidnap South superstar Rajinikanth as well. Varma added that Veerappan always wanted a biopic on him, and he used to think he was much popular than Rajinikanth.
“Veerappan used to think he is more famous than Rajnikanth and at one point he demanded a film to be made on him as a part of his Ransom. Article in Bombay Times today ..Veerappan was planning to kidnap Rajnikanth,” tweeted Varma.
Varma is making these revelations after he interviewed few associates of Veerappan before he made the movie.