Is 2011, an unlucky year for Bollywood's big releases? After the
Ra.one makers got slammed by a television producer over
plagiarism issue, it's now the turn of much-awaited Akshay
Kumar-John Abraham starrer Desi Boyz that got stuck in
A Latur-based script writer and director Shyam Devkatte filed a
petition against Rohit Dhawan"s (David Dhawan"s son) directorial
debut Desi Boyz alleging that he had registered the film
titled Desi Boys with the Film Writers" Association (FWA)
in September 2009.
He had sought criminal action accusing Dhawan of violating the
copyright act. Devkatte lodged a complaint at the Amboli police
station on October 14. On the same day, Devkatte also filed a
private complaint before a metropolitan magistrate"s court at
Andheri under the Copyright Act.
Dhawan"s Desi Boyz, starring Akshay Kumar, John Abraham
and Deepika Padukone is slated for release on November 25.