Rajinikanth to resume shooting for Shankar’s 2.o from late August

  • IANS, Chennai
  • Updated: Aug 15, 2016 15:58 IST
Rajinikanth was on a month-long US trip with his daughter Aishwarya and returned to India on July 24. (File Photo)

Fresh from a US holiday, superstar Rajinikanth will be back on the sets of upcoming Tamil sci-fi action drama 2.o later this month. He has been out of action for nearly two months.

“Rajinikanth sir is fully fit and he plans to join the sets later this month. The producers had a courtesy meeting with him at his residence over the weekend. He had told them that he feels much better now and can join the team soon,” said a source close to the superstar.

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Rajinikanth was on a month-long US trip with his daughter Aishwarya, and returned to India on July 24.

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As part of his vacation, the Enthiran actor is rumoured to have attended a detoxification programme. It is also reported that he underwent a surgery, but nothing is confirmed. The superstar spent some time in Satchidananda Ashram in Virginia.

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In filmmaker S Shankar-directed 2.o, a sequel to 2010 blockbuster film Enthiran, he returns as scientist Vaseegaran.

2.o, which is being made on a budget of Rs 350 crore, also stars Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar as the antagonist, apart from Amy Jackson, Sudhanshu Pandey and Adil Hussain.

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