Radhika Apte is a critically acclaimed actress who has some amazing performances to her name. She has proved her prowess both in short films and full length feature films. She has yet again proved her calibre by being roped in as the lead opposite none other than Super star Rajnikanth. On being asked what made her accept the role in Kabali, Radhika, 30, was quoted as saying, “To be honest I’d not even dreamt of it. But I also knew from the first phone call that even though it’s a commercial film, it was a content-driven one and I had a role that had substance.
I wasn’t just there to sing songs. I also like writer-director Pa Ranjith’s sensibilities”. And speaking about the Superstar himself, she said, “He was warm and friendly from the first day I met him. He treated me with such equality that I never felt nervous. I always felt like a professional actor.” she added, "He is a legend. Everything that you hear about is actually true. He is very humble and simple. Very sincere to his work and extremely hardworking".