Superstar Rajinikanth joined Twitter on Monday, May 5. Right on the first day itself of joining the social media platform, the ‘Thalaivar’ attracted over 150,000 followers.
Within minutes of joining the site, the 63-year-old had already over 8,000 followers. The actor’s official handle is ‘@SuperStarRajini’.
The actor posted his first tweet last afternoon, May 5.
Salutation to the Lord. Vaṇakkam aṉaivarukkum !! A big thank you to all my fans. Excited on this digital journey http://t.co/79ea6MrDe3
— Rajinikanth (@superstarrajini) May 5, 2014
Rajinikanth will soon be seen in his daughter Soundarya R. Ashwin’s directorial venture, ‘Kochadaiiyaan’ which releases this Friday. Hence, the actor probably decided to make his Twitter debut to engage fans before the film’s release.
Rajinikanth’s profile picture is one of himself, while his background features a collage of his various cinema and real-time stills.
Rajinikanth’s current number of followers on Twitter has now gone up to 211k.