Watch out for 2.0’s spectacular 3D teaser releasing this month!
Shankar’s 2.0 is unarguably the most anticipated Indian film of 2018. Two of Indian cinema’s biggest superstars – Akshay Kumar and Rajinikanth are sharing screen space for the first time with his movie. Expectations are sky-high for this sci-fi extravaganza, which is the sequel to 2010 blockbuster Enthiran. Following a never before seen kind of audio launch in Dubai, the makers are now gearing up for the teaser release event.
Similar to the audio launch, the teaser release is also expected to be a grand affair. Some big names from film industries across the country are expected to attend the event which is being planned to be held by the end of this month in Hyderabad.
Lyca Productions is investing a mammoth budget of Rs 450 crores, which is the highest for any Indian film currently under production. The teaser will be released in 3D format, which is also said to be the first such attempt in Indian cinema.
Director Shankar has scripted the movie jointly with Jeyamohan. Many internationally renowned technicians are involved in the movie’s technical side. Hollywood stunt choreographer Kenny Bates, known for his works in films like Transformers, Pearl Harbour and Die Hard is choreographing the stunts in 2.0.
Academy Award winner A R Rahman is composing the music and Resul Pookkutty is in charge of the sound design. Nirav Shah is wielding the camera. Legacy Effects, who have worked in movies like Avengers, Jurassic Park, Iron Man etc are working on the animatronics department.
Inspired by the massive success of Dangal and Baahubali 2, the makers of 2.0 are planning to release the movie in all major Indian languages in addition to Japanese and Chinese versions. An official word regarding the release date is still awaited.