The movie is set with Mumbai backdrop and Rajinikanth will be seen playing the role of a sincere cop in the film. Nayanthara is playing the female lead in this movie. As per the latest reports, the makers have dropped in a transgender actress to play a crucial role in this movie. Jeeva, a transgender actress is a well known face in Kollywood. She previously acted in Vijay Sethupathi's 'Dharma Durai' movie. Now, the actress is going to share the screen space with Rajinikanth in 'Darbar'. The netizens are appreciating AR murugadoss for his decision to rope in Jeeva.
Niveda Thomas and Prateik Babar are playing vital roles in this movie. Anirudh Ravichander is scoring music for this film and Santosh Sivan is cracking the camera for the film.