2.0 is an upcoming Indian bilingual science fiction film, shot in Tamil and Hindi languages, and directed by S. Shankar. A sequel to his Tamil film Enthiran (2010), the film will feature Rajnikanth, Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson in the lead roles.
The film's plot is based on Philip Meadows Taylor's 1839 novel Confessions of a Thug,about a thug (also known as a thuggee) called Ameer Ali, whose gang of thugs posed a serious challenge to the British Empire in India during the early 19th century. The film tells a fictional story set between 1790 and 1805.
A gangster aspires to be a movie star.A Varanasi based Don (Sunny Deol) dreams of seeing himself on the big screen. To facilitate this mad affair, he seeks the services of Arshad Warsi and Shreyas Talpade who are playing a director and a writer respectively. Ameesha Patel plays an actress and Preity Zinta, a small-town girl and Sunny's wife, tries to emulate her.