Chitti at Anirudh’s studio

Young composer Anirudh Ravichander, who has always projected himself as a great fan of Rajinikanth, and kicked about scoring music for the first time for the Superstar’s film, Petta, brought a robot mannequin of Rajini (Chitti) from 2.0 to his studio and proudly flaunted it on his social media handle.

Anirudh uploaded a short video of his act on his Twitter handle, and wrote, ‘Meanwhile in the studio. Say Hi to…..”

The film 2.0, the magnum opus of Shankar, featuring Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson in A R Rahman’s musical, is hitting the marquee 29 November.


With excitement for Petta already remaining high, post the unveiling of a motion poster and three posters, all eyes are now on the film’s teaser and audio launch dates.

That said, sources close to the makers now speculate the Petta teaser. along with a single track will be released 12 December on the occasion of Rajinikanth’s birthday, while the audio of the action entertainer will likely be launched 16 December. As of now, an official confirmation is awaited from the makers, which is expected to be made in a couple of days.

NT Bureau