Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan in now the latest celebrity face to join Twitter, and unlike fellow superstar Rajinikanth may just be a little more active on it.
The news came when his daughter and fellow actor Shruti Haasan announced the arrival of her ‘favourite person’ on the platform.
Here’s what she tweeted:
One of the happiest moments ever on Twitter !!!! Welcome my most favourite person @ikamalhaasan to twitter !!! Love you appa— shruti haasan (@shrutihaasan) January 26, 2016
And this is what the star had to say in his first tweet from his verified handle:
India’s freedom struggle remains unique even today. Respecting it is d only way to keep it & set new world standardshttps://t.co/sj0vQC4RaL— Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) January 26, 2016
But the actor who’s known to have a witty side decided to have a little fun with some of those who welcomed him. So he responded to daughter Shruti almost immediately and on Wednesday he tweeted back at actors Madhavan and Trisha Krishnan:
@ActorMadhavan Thank you Madhavan better late than never 😁— Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) January 27, 2016
@trishtrashers Thank you Trisha mam😜 you think this world is also crazy ? Let’s look at Jupiter for water and sanity then 😍— Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) January 27, 2016
The actor has racked up over 39,000 followers in a day and given his engagement with fellow stars, he may just be the latest celebrity on Twitter to track.