The wait is finally over! The trailer of Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar’s highly anticipated ‘2.0’ is out and the mammoth project ensures to ‘reboot superpower.’
In the film, Rajinikanth is reprising his role as Dr Vaseegaran and Chitti- the robot- while Akshay Kumar plays his nemesis, Richard- a scientist who becomes eccentric after an experiment goes wrong.
Touted as one of the most expensive films in the history of cinema, it witnesses Kumar as the antagonist and Rajinikanth will be seen saving the world from his wrath.
The trailer shows ‘Khiladi’ Kumar as the mysterious supervillain, who hates mobile phones and has the superpower to control all of them. He says, “People using cell phones are criminals.”
On the other hand, Rajinikanth, as Chitti, tries to save the world and “sets the screens on fire.”
Rajnikanth praises Akshay Kumar
Not just fans, but Rajinikanth is also all praise for his co-star, Akshay as he mentioned the latter’s hard work and confidence.
“Akshay Kumar is one of finest actors. He had to put heavy makeup and lenses throughout but Akshay pulled it off without any complaints. His confidence never fails to entertain the audience. Hats off to him,” said the 67-year-old star during the grand launch of the trailer.
Thalaiva also mentioned how it took four hours for ‘Khiladi’ Kumar to get into the costumes.
Talking about the film, the ‘Kaala’ actor added, “It is a thriller, entertaining and has an important message for all the living creatures about how the modern quality is spoiling the whole universe.”
Directed by S. Shankar, the film, also starring Amy Jackson as a droid, is a sequel of 2010 film ‘Enthiran’, released in Hindi as ‘Robot’.
‘2.0’ brings Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar, and Shankar together for the first time and the mammoth ensures to ‘reboot superpower’.
The flick will hit the silver screens on November 29.