Rukmini takes over Sneha's role in Kochadaiyaan Added on Feb 20, 2012 Some time ago there was news about Sneha overwhelmed with joy for the opportunity she got to play Rajnikanth’s sister in his latest film ‘Kochadaiyaan’. But the latest news says that she has opted out of the project citing dates problem. However, the buzz is that Sneha has signed yet another interesting project titled ‘Haridas’ opposite Kishore under GNR Kumaravel’s direction. Therefore, Soundarya Rajnikanth has now replaced her with Rukmini (classical dancer turned actress) to play Rajni’s sister. Rukmini’s debut film was ‘Bommalaattam’ and her following film was ‘Anandha Thaandavam’. ‘Kochadaiyaan’ is ready to kick off in March with a huge star cast like Deepika Padukone, Sarath Kumar, Shobana, Nasser, Aadhi Pinisetty and Jackie Shroff. K S Ravi Kumar is providing this script. Cinematography will be handled by Rajiv Menon and the music department will be taken care by AR Rahman. ‘Kochadaiyaan’ will be made in 3D stereoscopic format with Motion Capturing technology.