Kollywood superstar Rajinikanth’ political entry has become the talk of town. Meanwhile, director R Sundarrajan has made controversial comments on Rajinikanth. On the occasion of former TN CM Jayalalithaa's 72nd birth anniversary, R Sundarrajan said, “Rajinikanth can never become an MGR.” He also showered praises on MGR and said, MGR's impact as a politician. He added that after MGR became Chief Minister, all actors competed to emulate him without having any qualifications.
Later he insulted Rajinikanth by saying that once Darbar star starts a political party before he reaches Tirupur for his planned first meeting in Coimbatore, he will pass away considering his body condition. R Sundarrajan came down heavily on Rajinikanth, drawing comparisons with MGR and explaining why 2.0 actor would not be suited to the politics.