'Rajnikanth pays me visit in my room', Big B

Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan are the best of buddies. After the gala IPL opening ceremony, when Big B was resting in his hotel room, south star and Amitabh’s good friend Rajinikath paid a surprise visit to him.

Big B was enthralled to see Rajini and shared his excitement and happiness on twitter, "Rajnikanth pays me visit in my room! Looks recovered from his recent illness. Thank God ! Always a delight to spend time with him!"

Both chatted for nearly an hour and spend quality time together. The duo has shared screen space in several films like Giraftaar, Andha Kanoon and Hum.

The bonding between the two stars can be drawn from their twitter messages that they have wrote year back, few years ago at the music launch of Robot Rajini had said, "He (Amitabh) is my inspiration, role model and guru."

Responding to Rajini's comments, Amitabh Bachchan had said, "I had a long association with Rajni and value him as a friend and colleague. He is truly a son-of the soil who is admired and loved by every Indian. I admire him because of his tender heart and humility. He is so grounded despite the adulation and fame he has enjoyed throughout his career. Given his humble beginning, Rajini is an example for every Indian. His simplicity, honesty, and down-to-the-earth nature have always impressed me."