Shocking !! Enthiran 2 aka 2.0 teaser leaked !
Finally after an year of waiting, superstar Rajinikanth’s upcoming movie 2.0’s first look poster was launched yesterday.
The 3D teaser for the movie was also leaked yesterday during the poster launch. 2.0 stars Amy Jackson as the female lead while Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar plays the antagonist in the movie.
Directed by one of the country’s biggest and most successful filmmakers, Shankar 2.0 is the sequel to his all time blockbuster sci-fi movie Enthiran also starring Rajinikanth in the lead.
The first look launch was a grand event held in the famous Yash Raj Studios in Mumbai. It is said that the makers spent almost 6 crores for the event.
2.0 is touted to be the most expensive movie ever made in Indian cinema at a massive budget of Rs. 350 crores.
Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar, Amy Jackson, Shankar were all present for the launch. One of Indian cinema’s top superstars, Salmaan Khan was the Chief guest while Bollywood director/producer Karan Johar unveiled the first look posters.
The event was also streamed live for fans in Youtube through the producers Lyca Productions’ official channel.
The teaser in 3D format showed glimpses of Rajinikanth’s robot character Chitti and Akshay Kumar. We can actually guess the amount of VFX works used in the movie just by watching the teaser.
There were separate character posters for both Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar. Akshay Kumar was seen in a scary look with the make over resembling a bird’s face.
Rajinikanth’s look was same as that of the robot Chitti in Enthiran. Another poster had both Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar face to face. Akshay Kumar plays Dr Richard, an evil scientist in the movie.
2.0 is made in 3D format with international standards. Sreenivas Mohan is the VFX supervisor while Muthuraj is handling the art department. Oscar-winning music director A R Rahman is composing music for the movie.
Antony is editing the movie and Oscar Award winner Resul Pookkutty is the sound designer for 2.0.
2.0 also boasts of technicians who have worked in Hollywood movies. Legacy Effects who have worked in movies like Jurrasic Park, Iron Man, Avengers etc are working for the animatronics in this biggie.
Hollywood stunt choreographer Kenny Bates famous for his works in action-oriented movies like Pearl Harbour, Transformers and Die Hard is also working in 2.0
The movie is written by Shankar and Jeyamohan. Lyca Productions are bankrolling this big budget movie.