Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar starrer flick 2.0 Shankar Shanmugham will hit the screens on November 29 announced through on twitter.
In his tweet, he wrote “Hi everyone. At last the VFX companies promised the final delivery date of the VFX shots. The movie will release on Nov 29th, 2018. #2Point0”
Lyca Productions also shared 2.0’s release date on Twitter, “With Great Pride and Immense Excitement announcing the release date of our #MagnumOpus #2Point0 – 🔥 November 29Th, 2018. Gear up to view the Ultimate Clash 🔥 #GoodOrEvil #WhoDecides @shankarshanmugh @rajinikanth @akshaykumar @arrahman @iamAmyJackson #2Point0FromNov29”
The movie is produced by Lyca Productions is a sequel to 2010 blockbuster Enthiran. It is made at a cost of more than Rs 400 crore and thereby became the costliest Indian film to date.
Akshay Kumar will play the evil scientist Dr. Richard in 2.0 whereas Rajinikanth will be seen as Dr. Vaseegaran and Chitti once again and Amy will also play an important role.
“Once, we were just sitting on the set, waiting for the next shot and he (Rajinikanth) brushed some dirt off his pants. The entire unit was awestruck by how stylishly he did it. Everything he does is so stylish. I even enjoyed getting punched by him,” said Akshay earlier while talking about working with Rajinikanth.
Besides Rajinikanth and Akshay, 2.0 the other lead role characters are Sudhanshu Pandey, and Riyaz Khan, Amy Jackson, Adil Hussain and Kalabhavan Shajohn. The music of the film is done by Oscar-winning director AR Rahman.
The broadcast rights of the movie have been bagged by Zee group for an astounding price of Rs 110 crore which is the highest price ever paid for the satellite rights of a regional film.
It is to be noted that 2.0 is Rajinikanth’s third collaboration with director Shankar. They’ve previously made Sivaji and Enthiran together – both were extremely successful at the box offices.