New Delhi, July 11: Megastar Rajinikanth and Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar’s highly-anticipated movie, ‘2.0’ has finally got a release date.
Akki took to Twitter and shared Lyca Productions’ tweet which revealed that the film will hit the screens on November 29, 2018. The makers shared a new poster as well.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) July 10, 2018
Director Shankar Shanmugham tweeted: “Hi everyone. At last the vfx companies promised the final delivery date of the vfx shots. The movie will release on November 29, 2018. ‘2.0’.”
— Shankar Shanmugham (@shankarshanmugh) July 10, 2018
“2.0” will mark the Tamil debut of Akshay and his first film with Rajinikanth. Akshay, who has never donned an evil character, is essaying the prime antagonist in the film as an eccentric scientist named Richard.
The film also stars Adil Hussain and Sudhanshu Pandey.
‘2.0’ is written and directed by S Shankar. This happens to be the first Indian film that is directly shot in 3D. It is a sequel to the 2010 blockbuster Enthiran (Robot) which also featured Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.
Rajinikanth returns as scientist Vaseegaran. “2.0” also has Amy Jackson in a supporting role. The music is by Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman.