Rajinikanth has been on a two month long break in the US. The actor recently came back to India and is fitting form to resume work on 2.0. Bolstered by the success of Kabali, the Superstar will start shooting from next week. Few songs and a couple of important scenes are marked to be shot in this schedule. Shankar has meanwhile continued the shooting without the Rajini for the past one month. Scenes involving the antagonist Akshay Kumar, Sudhanshu Pandey and Adil Hussain were being shot.

The film also stars Amy Jackson in an important role. The 300+ crore project is bankrolled by Lyca productions. Shot amidst almost perfect secrecy the film’s mystery is expected to be revealed soon. Reports suggest the first look of the film is due to release in November.