Did noted notorious Indian brigand and dacoit Veerappan tried to kidnap Super Star Rajinikanth? Yes. Going by controversial director Ram Gopal Varma’s statements, Veerappan had planned to kidnap Rajinikanth.
RGV said that he had planned to kidnap Rajani Kanth in similar manner how Kannada star hero Raj Kumar was kidnapped. RGV tweeted saying that the kidnap plan story is included in the remake of ‘Veerappan’ in Hindi with Sachin Joshi. RGV also wrote “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.”