In order to curb the online piracy, the Madras High Court directed 37 internet service providers (ISPs) to take strong action against the 12,000 illegal websites.
On Wednesday Lyca Productions, makers of the magnum opus 2.0 summited a plea with the High court and also submitted the list of 12,564 illegal websites. The Production house constituted a separate unit for anti-piracy action and asked fans to report the links.
Made with the humongous budget of Rs 550 crore, director S Shankar, 2.0 opened with rave reviews. The Science fiction with more than 1M bookings on the first day itself took box-office by storm. Superstar Rajinikanth’s latest offering kicked off with more than 7,000 screens in India and worldwide. For the first time, the flick was shot in the 3-D environment.
Besides Rajini and Akshay Kumar, the film has an ensemble cast which includes Jackson, Sudhanshu Pandey, Adil Hussain, Kalabhavan Shajohn, Riyaz Khan in the pivotal role. Music is composed by Legendary AR Rehman.
Renowned production company Lyca production in association with Veteran filmmaker-producer Karan Johar’s Dharma Production has bankrolled the magnum opus. After Baahubali, Dharma Production is presenting the Hindi version. '2.0' was shot in Tamil and Hindi and dubbed in Telugu.