Rajnikanth Rana to go on sets on May 1st Added on Apr 27, 2011 Superstar Rajnikanth’s much hyped film ‘Rana’ is finally hits floors on May 1st. A huge set is being constructed at AVM studios to begin the shooting. A few key scenes and a song on Deepika Padukone will be shot in this schedule. Director K S Ravi Kumar is said to be taking enough precautions regarding the film shooting as there are abundant possibilities for the story leakage. In this line the unit members are given the identity cards without which they cannot enter the shooting sets. As we have mentioned earlier Rajnikanth is donning three roles of which one will appear in the flash back episode. Tabu was offered to play the role opposite Rajni in this flash back episode. Deepika is doing a south Indian film for the first time in her film career. She is going to be seen in a new avatar. Ileana is being considered to do yet another female lead role and Sonu Sood for the full fledged villain in ‘Rana’.