After a hiatus of so many years, finally, the first teaser of Shankar’s magnum extravaganza starring Rajnikanth and Akshay Kumar, titled 2.O released this morning. This visual spectacle was scheduled to hit the theatres on Diwali last year but was postponed as Shankar urged that there is some more patchwork left to make the film look magnificent. But, fans are relieved that the teaser has finally hit off and it does show the hard work that had been done over all these years to make this film a grand product.
International showbiz magazine Variety had claimed that the budget of this grand movie is around 75 million dollars, that converts to almost Rs. 500 crore. Now, that’s huge, isn’t it?
Film’s director Shankar who is known for making critically acclaimed films like Robot, I, Nayak etc. had tweeted an exclusive information related to the film, he had told that more than 300 technicians from around the world were called to make this project meet the vision that he had in his mind.
The Hindi version of the film is going to be distributed by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions. Apart from Hindi, the film is going to get a release in other regional languages like Tamil and Telugu as well. It is also been dubbed in 12 other languages and aims at catering a large section of the audience at once. The streaming rights of this VFX wonder has been reportedly picked up by Amazon Prime Video. The film’s trailer is expected to get dropped anytime soon and cinephiles are continuously gawking for it.
The film’s official release date has not been revealed, as of now.