ROBO 2 (2.0) Movie Review
Robo 2 is named as 2.0. It is an upcoming Indian science fiction movie film.
It is written and directed by S. Shankar. It is co-written by B. Jeyamohan. It
is produced by Subaskaran Allirajah, founder of Lyca Productions. It is the
sequel of Robo i.e. Enthiran in Tamil which is released in 2010.
The film will feature Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar, Amy Jackson, Sudhanshu
Pandey, Adil Hussain, Riyaz Khan and many others. The film will have
simultaneous release in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi. The budget estimated is 4
billion. It is the most expensive Indian film till date.
British actress Amy Jackson signed on to work on the film in October 2015
and visited Los Angeles as a part of the team pre-production work. In late
November 2015, Rajinikanth also travelled to Los Angeles to meet the
film producers and complete costume trials and initial motion capture
technology work for the venture. The team held talks with Hollywood
actor Arnold Schwarzenegger for the role, who agreed to work on the film
for a record remuneration. After further negotiations with actors
including Hrithik Roshan and Neil NIthin Mukesh, the makers signed
on Akshay Kumar to portray the role in which Schwarzenegger was initially
considered. Sudhanshu Pandey joined the cast of the film during March
2016 and revealed that he would portray a scientist, who is the son of
Professor Bohra from the original film. Adil Hussain began working on the
film in July 2016, and as a part of his role undertook extensive research
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An official launch event was about to held on 12 December 2015,
coinciding with Rajinikanth& birthday, but the team chose to avoid publicity
as a result of the 2015 South Indian Floods. Instead, the team held a low
key launch event at the AVM Studios on 7 December with the director and
the producers in attendance. Titled 2.0, the film consequently began its first
schedule with shooting held on 16 December 2015.
A.R. Rahman is slated to compose the music of the film. While the
soundtrack will include at least five songs, only one song will be played in
It was just June 12 that Rajinikanth fans went gaga over the rocking album
of ‘Kabali’ but seems like the surprise and rage is not over. Director
Shankar shared and post on twitter and with exciting news attached to it.
Shankar posted a new picture of him along with Rajinikanth from the sets of
Enthiran 2.0. Superstar Rajinikanth looks in a young makeover and looks
dashing as ever.
The first look poster of Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar from Shankar’s 2.0
is launched on November 20, 2016. The first look launch is one of its kind
as the looks of Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar will be launched in 3D by
2.0 is scheduled to be released on Diwali on 18 October 2017.