Posted by : Wodo Sunday, January 1, 2012
Kollywood’s entertainment king, director Shankar has gone on a three weeks world tour to finalize locations for his Rajinikanth extravaganza Robot.
Accompanying Shankar on the world tour is his new cameraman Ratnavel. They will identify the locations and the climate of the place. As of now they will be going to Vienna in Austria, and from there to Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.
The final leg of their exotic location hunt would take them to Hanoi in Vietnam.They first flew to Vienna in Austria looking for lush new locations for a song shoot. Take any Shankar film; he will start the shoot with a song on his hero and heroine.In Anniyan he shot O Sukumari… song in Amsterdam while for Sivaji, he first picturised Vaaji, Vaaji… song, before starting the talkie portion.
The buzz is that he will start Robot with the shoot of two songs on the lead pairRajinikanth and Aishwarya Rai in foreign locations sometime in August. Ash will be paid a whopping 4 crore for the Rajnikanth starrer, ’Robot’, and this means the actress will break all records and will be tagged the highest paid actress in India.