According to sources in the trade, Shankar’s I is the most expensive film to be made in Indian cinema thus far. This film is reported to have cost its producer Aascar Ravichandran about Rs. 185 crore. And the bilingual Baahubali/Mahabali comes a close second with a budget of about Rs. 175 crore.

I is supposed to hit the screens this Diwali and the promos have kick-started already with a mega audio launch that had the presence of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Rajinikanth. Directed by Shankar, I stars Vikram and Amy Jackson as the lead pair with music by AR Rahman.