the budget of Rajinikanth’s 2.0 audio launch is nearly as much as the production cost of Akshay Kumar’s Toilet.
One of the biggest movies coming up in Tamil cinema is Shankar’s 2.0. This sci-fi project is larger than life in every sense – right from its stellar cast – Akshay Kumar, Rajinikanth and Amy Jackson to its huge production cost to its extravagant launches and the fact the film is being created in hi-tech 3D technology. As per the latest update, the film is set for a grand audio launch in Dubai on October. Reports suggest the budget of this audio lauch is a whopping Rs 15 crore! Interestingly, the budget of just the audio launch is nearly equal to the production cost of Akshay Kumar’s Toilet: Ek Prem Katha! Akshay Kumar’s last release was made on a tight budget of Rs 18 crore. To think one film’s cost is nearly equivalent to just a 2.0 event! The music for the sci-fi has been composed by AR Rahman.
The makers of 2.0 are going all out to make this an experience like never before. That’s also why they are using 3D technology, to make the viewers’ experience more fulfilling. It’s almost going to feel like Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar are standing before you. It can’t get better than this! The audio launch will be followed by a teaser in November. Towards the end of the year, they unveil the trailer.
Rajinikanth will return as Chitti and Dr Vaseegaran, while Akshay Kumar is set to play an alien creature. He was required to sit out for five hours to prep for his look. Raju Mahalingham, the producers of 2.0 promise stunts on par with Hollywood movies. We can’t wiat to catch a glimspe of the face off between Rajiniaknth and Akshay Kumar. Amy Jackson reportedly will play a Robot.
2.0 is also being called the costliest film India as the movie is made on a budget of Rs 400 crore. The fim is set to release in 10,000 screens in China as their screens support 3D technology. The movie is set for a grand release in multiple languages on 25th January, 2017.