As the makers of Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar’s ‘2.0’ are getting ready to release the film’s intro soon, they got the excitement going by bolstering the hot air balloon that was used during the film’s US promotions, this time around in Tamil Nadu. This balloon was among the many seen at the curtain raiser of the International Balloon Festival organized in Pollachi near Coimbatore.

Directed by Shankar, ‘2.0’ is a sequel to 2010 smash hit ‘Robot’ (‘Enthiran’) which had Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as the leading lady.

It is also recognized to be the most expensive film in the history of Indian cinema. Initially, to become in Hindi and Tamil, the film will also have a Telugu dubbed version.


Apart from being his Tamil debut, the film also represents Akshay’s first collaboration with South Superstar Rajinikanth. The committed project, considered to be one of the most popular films in the history of Indian cinema, was allegedly created on budget of over Rs 350 crore.

It recognizes Rajinikanth playing doctor-scientist Vaseegaran while Akshay performs a scientist known as Dr Richard, who is a Crow Man after a test fails. ‘2.0’ also features Amy Jackson in a leading role.

Earlier, the makers of 2.0 had got attention by exposing the interesting looks of all the figures. Akshay’s evil avatar had hogged highest possible focus.

Elated fans are now too interested to catch the teaser of one of the most awaited flicks of 2018. The film’s worldwide premiere is planned for April 2018, and the film is expected to be launched in 15 ‘languages’.