Young actor Mahendran a famous Child artiste ascended as a lead hero with the film Vizha that released a few months back.He has acted with many stars like Superstar Rajnikanth, actor Vijay etc as a child artiste.
In a recent interview Mahendran, shared his experiences with Rajnikanth. He had acted with the Superstar in the film Muthu but did not act in his next film Arunachalam. But Mahendran recalled that he used to go to any shooting spot without being questioned, because he remained a pet for everyone in the industry. Mahendran said that he used to visit Rajnikanth's sets often since he was a fan of the Superstar right from childhood. He also recalled that Rajni would treat everyone alike and the star used to casually sit and speak with him during shot breaks.
Mahendran had visited the shooting spot of the film Arunachalam when a song was being shot. Rajni after completing a tough step turned and asked whether he performed the step well to which the child artiste replied "Yes uncle, It was super". Mahendran added that he was stunned to know that the actor who claimed the respect of everyone in the industry was so humble to ask the opinion of a child artiste about his performance.