Akshay Kumar’s Padman all set to clash with Rajinikanth’s 2.0 on Republic Day 2018!


Akshay Kumar has been very busy with work commitment these days. The much-awaited music album of superstar Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar film 2.0 was launched at the Burj Park in Dubai, UAE. The event also witnessed dazzling dance performances dedicated to Thalaiva. While actress Amy Jackson also stole the show by grooving to the beats of the first song from the film. But the limelight was stolen away by Akshay Kumar, who is essaying the role of antagonist in the film, set the stage ablaze which his performance.

‪And here it is, the moment you all have been waiting for…the much awaited #2Point0AudioLaunch! ‬

A post shared by Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) on


Akshay Kumar is quite excited to work on her wife, Twinkle Khanna first production project ‘Padman’ The movie ‘Padman; will bring struggle of Arunachalam Muruganantham, the man who invented low-cost sanitary napkins for rural and underprivileged women to use.

The said movie will be directed by R Balki which had to release on 13th April 2018, has been preponed. The makers are planning to release the movie earlier than expected. The movie is all set to release on Republic day weekend.

The news was confirmed by Akshay Kumar who took to social media to confirm the news. The national award winner wrote, Not all superheroes come with capes! Bringing you the true story of a real superhero, #Padman this Republic Day – 26th January, 2018!‬

But Republic Day weekend will witness akshay Kumar two movie Padman and 2.0 which will release at the same time. The much awaited sci-fi Rajnikanth starrer 2.0 is also set to release on January 25 2018. The trade analyst are of the opinion that the clash will affect will affect business of both the movie. trade guru Ramesh Bala is of the opinion that the movie might get postponed to avert a clash with Padman.

The trade analyst was quoted saying that, “Looks like a delay with the VFX. The shooting has been done though with Amy Jackson recently wrapping up a song. Now that the Audio launch was successful, the news will not seem very negative. And also they’ll get more time to space out the teaser and trailer launch.

He further added, “The ideal release period looks like the summer vacation of 2018, which worked really well for Baahubali 2. They might look at using the vacation the most.”

Also it is well kknown fact that 2.0 and Padman are different different stories to tell and will also get to see Akshay Kumar playing a hero and villain respectively. As a result it will be not good for buuniess to release the movie on the same weekend.