Superstar Rajinikanth has two big films up his sleeve – 2.0 and Kaala – which are slated to be released in 2018. A lot is being said about the release dates about these films which are the most anticipated for by the fans of the Thalaivar. And according to latest reports, the release dates of Kaala and 2.0 will be released during important dates in 2018, much to the joy of fans of superstar Rajinikanth. Latest reports reveal that Kaala will be released on Independence Day, August 2018 while Shankar’s 2.0, which is a sequel to 2010 release ‘Enthiran’, will hit the big screens in April 2018 during the Tamil New Year. However, the makers of these two films are yet to confirm the release dates however, sources close to the production houses reveal that these are the dates that might see the films releasing.
Kaala is being directed by Pa Ranjith and will have Rajinikanth play the role of a don, set in the backdrop in the slums of Mumbai. The film has a stellar star cast with few big names from Bollywood including Nana Patekar, Huma Qureshi and Pankaj Tripathi. Kaala is being produced by Rajinikanth’s son-in-law, actor Dhanush under his home banner Wunderbar Films.
On the other hand, Shankar’s 2.0 has Rajinikanth playing the robot Chitti and Robotic scientist Vaseegaran again. 2.0 also stars Bollywood top Khiladi Akshay Kumar in an important role which is said to be an antagonist in the story. Besides Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar, 2.0 also stars Amy Jackson as the leading lady and will be a very important role to the narrative of the story. 2.0 is first film in India to be shot completely on 3D format and will be released in 3D format in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi simultaneously.