Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has called director K Bhagyaraj, who has completed 40 years in cinema, a prolific personality in the Tamil region. Amitabh, who has worked under the directorship of Bhagyaraj in the 1986 film Aakhri Raasta, took to his blog to praise the filmmaker-actor.
“A message to that prolific personality in the Tamil region K. Bhagyaraj, a prolific director, producer actor, music director and editor of a weekly – turning 40 years of his service to cinema.
He directed Aakhri Raasta(sic),” Amitabh wrote. The 76-year-old thespian said Aakhri Raasta was a memorable film for him. “(It) was as a remake of a Tamil film, but one that I enjoyed being a part of(sic),” he added. Currently, Big B is gearing up for his next Brahmastra, a fantasy thriller film directed by Ayan Mukerji. The film also stars Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor.