Chennai: Actor R. Madhavan along with scientist Nambi Narayanan, on whose life the film ‘Rocketry: The Nambi Effect’ is based, met superstar Rajinikanth and took his blessings.
Sharing a video clip of their meeting on social media, Madhavan wrote, “When you are blessed with a one-man industry and legend in the presence of Nambi Narayanan, it’s a moment marked for eternity. Thank you for you.” Kind words on ‘Rocketry’ and affection, Rajinikanth sir. This inspiration has completely rejuvenated us. We love you.”
In the video clip, Rajinikanth is seen paying respect to both Madhavan and Nambi Narayanan by presenting them with silk shawls. Madhavan and Nambi Narayanan’s meeting with Rajinikanth came after their film was praised on social media.
Actor Rajinikanth has lauded ‘Rocketry: The Nambi Effect’, saying that everyone in general and children in particular should watch it. The superstar had tweeted in Tamil saying, “‘Rocketry’ – a film that everyone should watch, especially the youth. Madhavan proved himself through his realistic acting and filmmaking in his first attempt as a director. Given that he is one of the finest directors. My heartfelt thanks and congratulations to Madhavan for giving such a film.”
Rocketry: The Nambi Effect is based on the life of Indian scientist Nambi Narayanan, a former ISRO scientist and aerospace engineer who was caught in an espionage scandal.
The biographical drama, which was shot simultaneously in several languages including Hindi, Tamil and English, reveals the truth behind the mystery.
Madhavan, who plays the role of Nambi Narayanan in the film, has also directed, produced and written it.