The Tamil superstar's Hindi cinema debut was with none other than the star actress of the 70s and 80s, Hema Malini, starring as her brother.
The Hindi remake of the Tamil film Malaiyoor Mambattiyan (1983) also directed by Rajasekhar pairs the superstar opposite Shabana Azmi.
This Subash Ghai produced action flick featured Rajinikanth, Jackie Shroff and Madhuri Dixit in lead roles.
This Tamil supernatural film was also produced by the star and features him alongside Manisha Koirala, with an age difference of 20 years between them.
S. Shankar's hit sci-fi action series helmed by Thalaiva features Aishwarya Rai in the first part, the highest grossing film of 2010.
Sonakshi Sinha made her Tamil cinema debut opposite Rajinikanth in this K.S. Ravikumar film.
Deepika Padukone's debut into the Tamil film industry was in this animated period film that featured Rajinikanth in a triple role.