Shankar has been working tirelessly on the sci-fi thriller 2.0 for over two years now. The film is expected to be on par with Hollywood film and is made with a massive budget of 450 crores. The film’s mega audio launch is planned in Burj Park Dubai today

R J Balaji in Tamil, Rana in Telugu and Karan Johar in Hindi will host the event. Lyca productions has apparently set aside close to 40 crores for promotions and the audio launch will cost 14 crores.

A R Rahman will present two of the film’s three songs and perform some of his numbers with a 125 piece orchestra. Huge LED screens have been set across Dubai Malls to telecast the live event. In addition to 12000 passes, each VIP pass reportedly costs 4 lakh rupees.

Rajinikanth and family, Amy Jackson, Akshay Kumar, Shankar and the crew are attending the function. Kamal Haasan will not be present for the event.