After Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Tamil superstar Rajinikanth will be seen tackling extreme challenges, navigating through locations and sharing survival strategies in Discovery’s popular TV programme “Man vs Wild”. Television presenter and writer Edward Bear Grylls, will be seen alongside the 69-year-old superstar at Bandipur Tiger reserve in Karnataka.
British adventurer Bear Grylls arrives at Bandipur forest in Karnataka for a shoot with actor Rajinikanth for an episode of his show ‘Man vs Wild’. pic.twitter.com/mIkSrOARSz
— ANI (@ANI) January 28, 2020
— Heytamilcinema (@Heytamilcinema) January 28, 2020
According to The Hindu, Rajinikanth arrived on Monday and is expected to leave by Tuesday evening. Bear Grylls reached Bandipur on Tuesday morning but details about his itinerary are not known.
As per reports, four locations have been selected and proper permission has been secured by the production unit.
Rajinikanth & @BearGrylls are in Bandipur Forest for a shoot. Shoot will happen for next three days. 4 locations chosen, Permission given by Dept. They’ll talk about bandipur and nature. Bear gryls reached gundlupet town at 930pm last night. Rajini is in resort outside bandipur
— Nagarjun Dwarakanath (@nagarjund) January 28, 2020
Last year, Prime Minister Modi made an appearance with Bear Grylls in the show, which was shot in Uttarakhand’s Jim Corbett National Park. The episode had 3.69 million views upon its premiere.