In the last 48 hours, we have witnessed some strange developments
on Mangaatha distribution rights and release. Producer
Dhayanidhi Alagiri, who sold the theatrical and satellite rights of
the Tamil movie to Gnanavel Raja's Studio Green, changed his mind
at the eleventh hour and took back the same after signing the deal
in a quick succession, which left the audience wondering about the
On the weird developments, a source claims that Dhayanidhi
Alagiri decided to take back the rights of Mangaatha, when
he came to know that Gnanavel Raja was planning to sell it to Jaya
TV. Initially, he was not worried about the deal but he was blasted
by his family members for allowing Studio Green to sell it to the
television channel, which is run by Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalitha, who
is the arch-rival of DMK family.
Later, Udhayanidhi Stalin intervened and resolved the issue by
buying back the rights and selling the same to Sun Pictures. Now,
it is planning to release the movie on August 31.
However, Ajith Kumar, Trisha Krishnan, Arjun Sarja starrer
Mangaatha has been censored. The movie directed by Venkat
Prabhu has passed the test with U/A certificate.