The teaser of Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar’s much-awaited film 2.0 has been put on the internet by unknown sources on Sunday morning and gone viral within minutes of the leak. A video clip of over a minute and a half was leaked online, which instantly went viral. Rajinikanth’s fans on Twitter had been urging people to stop sharing the teaser leading to #2Point0 trending since morning.
Soundarya Rajinikanth, Rajinikanth’s younger daughter condemned the leak of the 2.0 teaser on Twitter and wrote, “Leaking content online before the official release should not be tolerated or encouraged! This is a heartless act ignoring hard work, efforts and sentiments of the makers for few seconds of excitement!!! #BeAshamed #StopPiracy #StopMisusingDigitalMedium.”
Leaking content online before the official release should not be TOLERATED or ENCOURAGED ! This is a heartless act ignoring hard work, efforts and sentiments of the makers for few seconds of excitement !!! #BeAshamed #StopPiracy #StopMisusingDigitalMedium
— soundarya rajnikanth (@soundaryaarajni) March 4, 2018
A leak of a WIP (Work In Progress) Version will not affect the #YouTube records that will come once the official version is released..
— Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) March 4, 2018
Produced on a budget of Rs 400 crore, S Shankar-directed film 2.O is believed to be India’s most expensive film production. 2.0 is a sequel to 2010’s film Robot, starring Rajinikanth Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.
The film 2.0 will mark Akshay Kumar’s debut in Tamil cinema. In 2.O, Akshay Kumar is playing the role of a robot/villain and scientist Dr Richard whereas Sudhanshu Pandey will be seen in another negative role. Amy Jackson is playing the female lead. Oscar-winning music director AR Rahman has composed the soundtrack for this film. The film will be simultaneously released in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi.