The superstar Rajinikanth’s -starrer Tamil action film 2.0 is a most awaited movie of the year, which is a sequel to Enthiran. Lyca Productions are planning to spend somewhere around Rs 350 crore for the film. So going by the fact, 2.0 will become the costliest movie ever made in India.
Rajinikanth and the rest of the Enthiran 2.0 team are currently stationed in Delhi for a month-long schedule. As reported earlier, director Shankar will be shooting a high-octane fight sequence at the popular Jawaharlal Stadium in the city. which is also hosting the Amazon India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2016.
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“Some high-octane action sequences will be shot in this schedule, which will last for over a month. Some key portions will be shot at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium and the rest will be shot in and around the city,” a source from the film’s unit told IANS.
“The team has erected massive and expensive sets to shoot this action portion,” the source added.
Akshay Kumar, who is playing the baddie in 2.0, will be joining the sets along with Rajinikanth on Thursday. It means that the Khiladi of the Bollywood and Khiladi of the Tollywood kicking and punching each other at the Jawaharlal Stadium of Delhi. Apart from this stunt sequence, the director Shankar also has plans to can some very important portions of the films in and around Delhi.
When it comes to the technical department, two-time Oscar Award winner and Shankar’s favorite AR Rahman will be composing music, Nirav Shah will handle the cinematography, Sean Foot will be doing the make-up, Muthuraj will take care of art direction and Srinivas Mohan will be responsible for the visual effects in “Enthiran 2”.
The film’s shooting is currently in progress. The Brit-born actress, Amy Jackson will also be playing a role of leading lady in Rajinikanth-starrer. The both Tamil, as well as Hindi versions of the movie, are expected to hit the theatre next year.