Ilaiyaraaja’s musical accomplishments were the highlight of the occasion last nighttime as the three stars imparted their encounters of attempting to the extraordinary arranger.
The occasion additionally saw the dispatch of R Balki’s forthcoming directorial wander ‘Shamitabh’, which has been formed by Ilaiyaraaja and stars Bachchan, Dhanush and Haasan’s more youthful girl Akshara, who is making her Bollywood debut with the film.
“This is an uncommon open door for me. We worked in “Geraftaar” the first and the main time and here we are in front of an audience once more. I am here to chat with two legends on a legend, who is the musical virtuoso Illaiyaraja,” Bachchan, 72, said alluding to the 1985 film that featured him, Haasan and Rajinikanth.
At the point when gotten some information about his experience of working with the arranger, Rajinikanth, 64, said he imparted an exceptionally extraordinary bond to Ilaiyaraaja.
“I know Raaja sir from ahead of schedule ’70s. He was an extremely devious and wicked individual around then. We both used to chatter and used to have our beverages together till morning. Abruptly, I saw a change in Raaja sir which reached out to his dressing style. And afterward I began calling him Raaja swami. He is an example of piety now and mata Saraswati exists in him.”
Haasan, 60, who has worked with Ilaiyaraaja in a few movies, said, “Out of his 1000 movies, 10 every penny are mine. He made the tunes however we claim it. After his change, I began calling him my sibling… I realized that he would achieve the quantity of 1000 one day.”
Disproving bits of gossip that “Shamitabh” is the 1000th music structure of the 71-year-old artist, Balki said, “Let me elucidate one thing, “Shamitabh” is not Ilaiyaraaja’s 1000th film. He will achieve the breakthrough with Bala’s up and coming Tamil film ‘Tharai Thappattai’. We are here to praise that… 1000 is simply a number. We needn’t bother with any reason to observe Raaja sir.”
The night saw exhibitions by Big B, Dhanush alongside artist Shreya Ghoshal and Suraj Jagan.
“I am appreciative to Rajini sir that he aimed to get this capacity. When I marked “Shamitabh” I never expected that something like this will happen in my profession,” Dhanush said.
“I am not a prepared performing artist and I came in this industry unintentionally. Without your music I don’t think I could have come this far. It’s been 15 years now and consistently is brimming with your music. Each shot is brimming with your music. I draw my feelings from your music. Much thanks to you Raaja sir for everything,” Dhanush included.
The occasion was likewise gone to by famous identities like Sridevi, spouse Boney Kapoor, Shruti Haasan, Gulzar, Tabu, Abhishek and wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.