It is known that Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has been roped in for Robot 2 in which he is playing the role of the main villain. Superstar Rajinikanth is reprising his role of Citti from Robot (2010). Now the latest update is coming about the film is that few important shots of this sci-fi will be shot in Delhi’s Jahawahar Lal University from Today.
According to some close sources related to the film, in this short schedule few action sequences will be shot between Akshay and Rajini. These action scenes will be mainly shot in JNU campus and the rest of the shooting will be finished in the other parts of the city. Currently, Amazon India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2016 has been organizing in JNU.
Like its previous part, Robot 2 will be costliest film in terms of Budget and the team has prepared some big and expensive sets for the film.
Akshay, who is known for his positive roles, is playing negative character after so many years. He was last seen in a grey character was way back in 2001 in Abbas-Mastan’s Ajnabee (2001).This one is so special for him as he said earlier that he is so happy to share the screen space with the legendary Rajinikanth and he is not any problem to receive some action blows from this iconic star of the film industry.
Rajini is right now busy in shooting of his upcoming film Kabali, and will join the cast and crew on Thursday. While, Akshay had been training hard in Chennai for these action sequences and is ready start shooting of this most important film of his career.
Directed by Shankar, Robot 2 also stars Amy Jackson in female lead and A. R. Rehman is composing the tracks for the film, which is slated to release in 2017.