News Date: 8th Dec, 18
Superstar Rajinikanth's 2.0 2.0 will release in China across 56,000 screens. The blockbuster film, which is shattering major box office records in India, will release in China in May 2019. Dubbed and subtitled versions of 2.0 is slated to release in China in 10,000 theatres with 56,000 screens (including 47,000 3D screens) in May 2019, the widest 3D release for any foreign film in history, read an excerpt from the statement. 2.0, a sequel to Rajinikanth's 2010 blockbuster Enthiran (Robot in Hindi), has been directed by S Shankar and produced by Lyca Productions. The film released on November 29 in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi.
In 2.0, Rajinikanth plays the double roles of Dr Vaseegaran and Chitti the robot while Akshay Kumar, who made his Tamil debut with the film, features as the antagonist Dr Richard. As per trade analyst Taran Adarsh, 2.0's Hindi version will be Akshay's highest earning film by the end of the week.