The video of the incident has gone viral on social media.
Directed by Siruthai Siva, the film also stars Nayanthara, Keerthy Suresh, Khushbu Sundar, Prakash Raj and Meena in important roles.
Director Siruthai Siva is collaborating for the first time with Rajinikanth in Annaatthe.
Due to circumstances, "what we thought did not materialise," he said apparently referring to his previously proposed political entry which he subsequently dropped.
Directed by Siruthai Siva, Annaatthe also stars Nayanthara, Keerthy Suresh, Khushbu Sundar and Meena.
A video of Rajinikanth and Latha arriving in their car at the Chennai airport is doing the rounds on social media.
The Tamil film fraternity in 2004 went on a hunger strike protest against the Karnataka government which refused to share the Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu.
The iconic character G Krishnamoorthy from the super hit movie New Delhi became a milestone in the career of mega star Mammootty.
The shooting of the film is taking place at Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad.
Advaidh was felicitated last month for making a portrait of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates.