Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar starrer ‘2.0’ has been making headlines ever since it went on floors. Of recent with the makers revealing the poster of the film, the film has raised much curiosity. ‘2.0’ is the most expensive film made to date in India. The amount spent on VFX alone is beyond belief. The makers have spent a whopping $75 million on the VFX. When converted in Indian rupee, it sums up to about Rs 545 crore.
Reportedly, the film has an overall budget of 4 to 4.5 billion dollar ( over Rs 2,91,42,00,00,000) and the VFX is the combined effort of 3000 technicians from across the globe.
On his birthday, Akshay Kumar released his complete look, in which he looked his evil best.
The film stars Rajinikanth, as the protagonist, while actor Akshay Kumar will be portraying the role of the antagonist, with Amy Jackson in the female lead. The bilingual film will be releasing in Tamil and Hindi and will later be dubbed in 13 other languages. Earlier, a video from the sets had gone viral with actress Amy Jackson in focus. The video that went viral had actress Amy Jackson, choreographer Bosco and the 3D stereographer, Ray Hannisian. The film is the first Indian film to make use of 3D cameras and some intense VFX. The first instalment of the film, 'Enthiran' (2010) in Tamil featured Rajinikanth and Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.
The teaser of '2.0' is set to release on September 13 in both 3D and 2D in theatres across India and in select theatres abroad. The teaser will be released on Youtube in 2D. The film directed by Shankar will release on November 29.
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