Padayappa (1999) is a Tamil film directed by K.S. Ravikumar. The film stars Rajinikanth, Soundarya, Ramya Krishnan, Sivaji Ganesan and Manivannan among others in this high budgeted multi-starrer. The film's score and soundtrack are composed by A.R. Rahman. This was the second last film of the acclaimed Kollywood actor Sivaji Ganesan before his death in 2001.One of the Blockbusters for rajnikanth and tamil film industry.