Superstar Rajinikanth, who was out of action for nearly two months, will be back on the sets of upcoming Tamil sci-fi action drama 2.o later this month.
"Rajinikanth sir is fully fit and he plans to join the sets later this month. The producers had a courtesy meeting with him at his residence over the weekend. He had told them that he feels much better now and can join the team soon," a source close to the superstar told IANS.
According to the latest buzz, the team of Shankar's 2.o is currently working on the movie's first look poster, and the same will be made available soon.
Rajini & Akshay In First Look?
If speculations are to be believed, the first look poster of 2.o will feature both Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar. While Rajinikanth is playing scientist Vaseegaran, Akshay dons the avatar of an evil scientist.
Larger Than Life?
At the first look launch event of Sivakarthikeyan's Remo, director Shankar had announced that the team of 2.o will be launching the first look poster of the movie in a similar manner. Expect something grand from Shankar and his team.
It is also said that Shankar has been working on the teaser of the film for quite sometime now. Rumor has it that the team is planning to release the teaser on Rajinikanth's birthday.
Loading 70 Percent?
Though Rajinikanth was not present on the sets of 2.o for the last 2 months, the shooting of the film was moving along at a brisk pace, according to a report.
The team of 2.o has not even finished shooting for the film, but fans and movie buffs have already started voicing their box office predictions. Many believe that the movie will go on to collect at least 800 Crores at the worldwide box office.
According to sources close to the mega budget project, the film might hit the screen during Diwali 2017. The festival weekend is expected to embrace the release of many important flicks and it will be interesting to see how it goes at the box office in India.
Rajinikanth was on a month-long US trip with his daughter Aishwarya R Dhanush, and had returned to India on July 24, two days after the release of Kabali.
As part of his vacation, the Enthiran actor is rumoured to have attended a detoxification programme. It is also reported that he underwent a surgery, but nothing is confirmed.
The superstar spent some time at the Satchidananda Ashram in Virginia.
In film-maker S Shankar-directed 2.o, the sequel to 2010 blockbuster film Enthiran, he returns as scientist Vaseegaran.
2.o, which is being made on a budget of Rs 350 Crore, also stars Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar as the antagonist, apart from Amy Jackson, Sudhanshu Pandey and Adil Hussain among others.
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