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Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar-starrer '2.0' will keep audiences in China hooked; movie release today

The film will also be screened at Shanghai International Film Festival this month.

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Jun 12, 2019, 03.50 PM IST
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Sequel to the 2010 blockbuster "Robot" released in India on November 29, 2018.
Sequel to the 2010 blockbuster "Robot" released in India on November 29, 2018.
MUMBAI: Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar starrer sci-fi action film "2.0" is all set to release in China on July 12. The film, sequel to the 2010 blockbuster "Robot", is touted as the first Indian film to release in the summer season this year in China.

It will be distributed by Chinese company Beijing HY Media Co Ltd.

"China has emerged as a highly lucrative market for Indian content, raking in handsomely at the China box office. Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar are superstars in their markets and we are thrilled to bring this unison of superpowers to the China market.

In China, the movie will release in 56,000 screens.
In China, the movie will release in 56,000 screens.

"We are confident that a movie of this stature will be popular with Chinese audiences," Lisa, General Manager, Beijing HY Media Co Ltd said in a statement.

The distributors are also planning to hold a press conference both in Beijing and Mumbai for an important announcement.

"2.0" will be also screened at Shanghai International Film Festival this month.

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Dulquer Salmaan's "O Kadhal Kanmani" co-star Nithya Menen has also bagged her first Bollywood film - "Mission Mangal"."In the past also, I was offered plenty of Hindi films. I just wanted to be as choosy with Hindi as I was with films in other languages that I have done. I wanted it (debut Hindi film) to be a really nice film," Nithya told IANS."I found this a nice character. I don't think we have done a film like this... you know, a space film," added the star, who made her debut as a lead actress with Kannada film "7 O'Clock" over a decade ago.(Image: Nithya Menen/Instagram)
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