Mumbai: Akshay Kumar took to Twitter Friday afternoon to announce the release date of the teaser of his debut Tamil film 2.0 starring the one and only Rajinikanth.
The Bollywood superstar wrote: "Prepare for #2Point0! Teaser out on September 13, 2018. @2Point0movie @LycaProductions @DharmaMovies (sic)."
The teaser of the film will be unveiled on the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi next week.
He also shared a brand new poster that shows us a glimpse of his look in the film. In the poster, we can spot a bird's claws against the backdrop of a skyrise building causing massive destruction
Take a look at it here:
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) 7 September 2018
Directed by Shankar, 2.0 is a sequel to 2010 blockbuster Enthiran (Robot) which had Aishwarya Rai Bachchan on board as the leading lady. 2.0 also stars Amy Jackson, Adil Hussain and Sudhanshu Pandey.
The makers of the film have left no stone unturned to promote the mega-budget project. Large-scale promotional events have been held across the globe.
The team had launched the audio of the film at a grand event in Dubai. They even lifted a 100-foot-tall hot air balloon with images of the characters of Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar in the film. Images of the hot air balloon flying over the iconic Hollywood signage in Los Angeles were released.
The film has been bankrolled Lyca Productions and the estimated budget crosses over Rs 400 crores! It is one of the most expensive films India has ever made.
Academy award winning music maestro AR Rahman has composed music for the film while Nirav Shah has taken charge of the cinematography.