Rajinikanth with Man Vs Wild host (Photo Credit: Twitter)
Good news for all the Thalaivar fans. The trailer of Man vs Wild with Rajinikanth in it is here and captures the adventures of the South Indian superstar at the forests of Bandipur. The video has been shared by the Man Vs wild host Bear Grylls.
Grylls is heard saying, "He`s faced a lot of fears, but he never gives up. He`s relentlessly positive." as he follows the actor-politician going all daredevil amid the weeds for survival. The episode will be broadcasted on March 23 at 8 pm. He captioned the post on Twitter and wrote: "Superstar @Rajinikanth`s relentless positivity and never giving up spirit was so visible in the wild as he embraced every challenge thrown at him. Respect! Watch Into The Wild with @BearGryllson March 23 at 8:00 pm. @DiscoveryIN#ThalaivaOnDiscovery."
In the trailer video Rajinikath is seen wading through the gorges, climbing a hill, braving a withered bridge, spotting a tiger in the wild and even trying his signature sunglasses stunt. Amid the video while Grylls is seen addressing Rajinikanth as a "superhero’, the actor called his stint, real adventure.’
Superstar @Rajinikanth’s relentless positivity and never giving up spirit was so visible in the wild as he embraced every challenge thrown at him. Respect! Watch Into The Wild with @BearGrylls on March 23 at 8:00 pm. @DiscoveryIN #ThalaivaOnDiscovery pic.twitter.com/s9PodYGv05— Bear Grylls (@BearGrylls) March 9, 2020
Rajinikanth suffered minor injuries ending up twisting his ankles during the shoot of Man Vs Wild. Forest officials said the shooting had to be stopped midway following the incident.
In January, in a special ‘thank you’ note to global TV icon Bear Grylls, the superstar’s tweet teased about the upcoming show. “Thank you very much dear @BearGrylls for an unforgettable experience ... love you. @DiscoveryIN thank you #IntoTheWildWithBearGrylls (sic),” Rajinikanth said on Twitter.
Before that, Grylls had also made an official announcement, where he also mentioned the episode featuring Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “After our episode with Prime Minister @NarendraModi of India helped create a bit of TV history, (3.6 billion impressions), superstar @Rajinikanth joins me next, as he makes his TV debut on our new show #IntoTheWildWithBearGrylls,” Grylls said on micro-blogging site. The Twitter went into overdrive with many users gushing over the upcoming show.