Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar starrer 2.0 is the second most hyped film after Baahubali and it is being constantly postponed since Diwali of 2017. Finally, the teaser of 2.0 will launch on January 6 in Malaysia at Natchathira Vizha 2018. Superstar Rajini will be in presence at the teaser launch as he is already making the news with his political announcement of finally getting into Tamil Nadu politics. 2.0 is the sequel to 2010 Tamil blockbuster Endhiran or as it was titled Robot for the release in other languages. Robot became a phenomenon and it is also one of the last mammoth superhit that Rajini delivered as his career is in complete jeopardy now.
Director Shankar is known to make big cinematic experiences such as I, Robot, Sivaji the boss, Nayak. 2.0 is the single most expensive film of all time beating Baahubali as it’s budget was a combination of 2 films and 2.0 somewhere touches that amount with just one film. With the budget over 400 crores, 2.0 is officially the biggest Indian film of all time and to capture the attention of audience nationwide it has Akshay Kumar playing an anti-hero. There are certain speculations about the character of Akshay as he seems to be the main villain of the film but going by the last film, it’s the robot Chitthi who was the villain.
There are chances that Akshay might be playing an anti-hero in the film and emerges as the good guy in the end with scientist Vasikaran. Amy Jackson is portraying the role which was earlier done by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in Endhiran and the track of her role with rest of the details of the film is a well kept secret by the makers. Since Rajini has announced his serious political intentions, 2.0 could be his second last film with the last one waiting in the wings by the name of Kaala. Kaala and 2.0 are both in post production stages right now and 2.0 will release on 14 April, which is the Tamil new year.