The satellite rights for superstar Rajnikanth and Akshay Kumar magnum opus 2.0 has been purchased by Zee Network. The movie will be made in three languages- Hindi, Telugu, and Tamil.
Taking to Twitter, Raju Mahalingam, COO of Lyca Production and the producer of the film tweeted, “It’s true Lyca Productions gets a partner in Zee for our mega opus 2.o Satellite.”
Well, Zee has bagged the rights for a whopping Rs 110 crore deal.
The movie is a sequel to Rajnikanth starrer Enthiran (2010) and is being directed by S Shankar. With this,Akshay Kumar is all set to make his Tamil debut wherein he will be essaying the role of an antagonist.
The first look of the movie was unveiled last year and it was intriguing as hell. In the first look, Akshay can be seen standing and above him, 2.0 shape is made with tons of robotic avatars of Rajni and a ray of light coming from the sky.
The sci-fi 2.0 also stars Amy Jackson, Sudhanshu Pandey and Adil Hussain in pivotal roles. The music is given by maestro A R Rahman.
Made on a massive budget of Rs 450-crore (approx) the movie is expected to hit the theatres this Diwali.
Besides this, Khiladi Kumar will also be seen in Toilet Ek Prem Katha opposite Bhumi Pednakar. He will also be seen doing an extended cameo in Neeraj Pandey’s Naam Shabana. The Jolly LLB 2 actor is currently shooting for wife Twinkle Khanna’s maiden production project Padman in a small town in Madhya Pradesh.