Actor Salman Khan is one of the special guests at the grand first look launch of Rajinikanth-Akshay Kumar’s Robot 2.0. The official look of Akshay Kumar from Shankar’s 2. 0 is out and it’s completely deadly. The crow nails, heavy brows and giant lashes, the villain of Robot 2 is unlike we have seen so far on screen. One look at the poster and we know Akshay looks more dangerous than we expected him to.

The poster of the film, which features both Akshay and superstar Rajini petted against each other is also out.

The grand first look launch of the film is currently happening at the YRF Studio in Mumbai. And it’s a grand event in its true sense. With a space-like set up, the entire studio has gone blue with little stars twinkling on the ceiling.

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Robot 2 first look

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It is for the the first time ever that a film is using modern technology for its first look launch, and the budget is a whopping Rs 6 crore. The event is being hosted by Karan Johar and Akshay Kumar, Rajinikanth, Amy Jackson, Resul Pookutty, A R Rahman along with Shankar are present at the event. It’s also being live-streamed on the Lyca Productions’ YouTube channel app. Apparently, the marketing budget of the movie is somewhere around Rs 40 crore and the teaser, trailer. audio launch of the film are expected to held on a much more bigger level.

The Thalaiva and Khiladi Kumar on Wednesday shared the teaser poster with their fans on their social media account and it has only build up the curiosity even more. It is also being said that the budget of the movie is approximately Rs 350 crore. The fans were eagerly waiting for the launch outside.

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Robot 2.0 is directed by Shankar and is a sequel to Enthiran-The Robot, but the storyline is not a continuation of the film. Akshay Kumar, who is all set to make his debut in the south industry with this film will be seen playing the role of Dr Richards, who turns into a crow as a result of a failed experiment. The movie will see a lot of mind-blowing fight sequences between Thalaiva and the baddie crow.

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