Rajini's 2.0 TV rights sold for Rs 110 crore

Rajini’s 2.0 TV rights sold for Rs 110 crore

The latest big buzz in the industry is that the satellite rights of Superstar Rajinikanth’s 2.0 have been sold for a whopping Rs 110 crore.

According to sources, a leading television company, which has channels in all leading Indian languages, has bought the movie for this rate.

Made at a massive budget of 350 crore, the makers are excited to recover one third of the investment through satellite rights.

The film is being directed by Shankar and music is by A R Rahman. Produced by Lyca, the film is slated to release on Deepavali in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi.

A sequel to 2010 Tamil blockbuster, 2.0 features Rajinikanth in dual roles — a scientist and a robot.

Also starring Akshay Kumar as the antagonist, apart from Sudhanshu Pandey and Adil Hussain, the film has been bankrolled by Lyca Productions on a budget of Rs 450 crore.

The film will feature Rajinikanth reprising the roles of Dr Vaseegaran and Chitti, alongside Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson. The film will have a simultaneous release in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi.