After Shahrukh Khan's refusal to take part in Robot, Shankar again approached our own ultimate star Ajith for the lead role in this 100 crore project. Ajith himself acknowledged the same and says, "Yes, Shankar sir has approached me again for this project. Nothing has been finalised but this time I have seen some positive signs to commence the project..."
According to the actor, if everything goes well, he will act in Robot after his completion of films under Raju Sundaram and KS Ravikumar's direction in the year 2008.
"Actually I like the script that Shankar sir narrated to me and even ready to give bulk dates too. But we have to sort out some more issues involved in this project. Finding a producer for this grandeur is not a big thing to Shankar..." the actor further adds. Director Shankar also expressed his hope that the film would be take off soon with different star cast.