After 2.O Rajinikanth will be donning the lead role in a film which is to be directed by Pa Ranjith. The film is to be produced by Dhanush under the banner Wunderbar Films. The shooting of the film will commence during the month of May and will be released on 12th December being Rajini’s birthday. It was mentioned that talks were held with Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone for the female lead role but this was refuted by Ranjith.
At this juncture, Rajinikanth has met Anirudh in his studios and has spoken to him. It has been mentioned that he has requested Anirudh to compose music for his film but Anirudh has mentioned that it was a mere surprise visit.
It is noteworthy that Rajinikanth-Ranjith film ‘Kabali’ had musical score by Santhosh Narayanan. Since superstar wants to have a different feel with the forthcoming film, he has mentioned saying if Anirudh could make it into the project. Nevertheless, there is no official confirmation about this project and it looks like it would be made anywhere shortly in time.