The Khiladi Akshay Kumar has signed to play the villain in Rajnikant’s Robot 2. He has replaced the Hollywood Superstar Arnold Schwarzenegger and Hrithik Roshan for this role.
A source to related this movie has confirmed this news by saying that, “Yes, it is locked and sealed. Akshay is doing Robot 2; Akshay is all set to make his Tamil debut with the film in which he will be playing the villain. The film has only become bigger with Rajinikanth, Shankar and, A.R. Rahman already on board for the sequel. Now with Akshay stepping in, there is further pan-India appeal that has been generated.”
Actually, Arnold had signed for this movie previously, but he demanded RS.120 crore as remuneration.
The filmmakers refused to accept his demand. Finally, they approached Akshay who said yes to do that negative role for “Robot 2.” It is a Tamil Debut for Akshay.
Also, the buzz is that Amy Jackson is playing a robot in the movie. Robot 2 is India’s most expensive movie.