2.0 2.0 film poster.jpg Theatrical release poster Directed by Shankar Produced by A. Subaskaran Written by Shankar B. Jeyamohan (Dialogues) Screenplay by Shankar Story by Shankar Starring Rajinikanth Akshay Kumar Amy Jackson Sudhanshu Pandey Music by A. R. Rahman (also Songs) Qutub-E-Kripa Cinematography Nirav Shah Edited by Anthony Production company Lyca Productions Distributed by Lyca Productions Dharma Productions AA Films Release date 29 November 2018 Running time 147 minutes Country India Language Tamil Budget ₹543 crore Box office est. ₹623.19 crore 2.0 is a 2018 Indian Tamil-language science fiction action film written and directed by S. Shankar. Produced by Subaskaran under the banner of Lyca Productions, the film is a standalone sequel to Enthiran (2010), featuring Rajinikanth reprising the roles of Vaseegaran and Chitti, alongside Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson. Sudhanshu Pandey, Adil Hussain, Kalabhavan Shajohn, and K. Ganesh appear in supporting roles. The film follows the conflict between Chitti, the once dismantled humanoid robot, and Pakshi Rajan, an ornithologist who seeks vengeance on cell phone users to prevent avian population decline. The soundtrack is composed by A. R. Rahman, with lyrics written by Madhan Karky and Na. Muthukumar.