Sensational director Shankar is known for films that are relevant to that certain time period and continuously reinvents his style of film making. Known for his lavish budgets, the director never compromises on the quality of the film and he is also technology savvy. His understanding of technology reflects in all his films especially in ‘Robot’ movie.
Currently, he is filming ‘2.0’ with superstar Rajnikanth, a sequel to the hit film ‘Robot’. In tune with the theme of ‘Robot’, he released some of the working stills with an encrypted message ‘2.0 2/3 150’. It simply means that the shooting of two thirds of the film ‘2.0’ has been completed in 150 days.
According to reports, the climax part of the film has been completed and currently Shankar is shooting a song on the leading pair of Rajinikanth and sexy British actress Amy Jackson.
The film also stars Akshay Kumar as the lead Villian. The film is made on a staggering Budget of 350 crores in HIndi, Tamil and Telugu simultaneously. The film is said to complete its talkie part by December and will take up a good 6 months to complete the VFX works.
A R Rahman is scoring the music for this film and the makers are targeting to release the film on Diwali of 2017.