2 theatrical rights have been sold for an earth-shattering
price. Producer-distributor Aascar Ravichandran has procured it for
whopping Rs 26.5 crore.
Aascar Ravichandran has confirmed that the Tamil Nadu
distribution rights of Billa 2 have been purchased by his
Aascar Films. But he refused to reveal the price paid for the
rights and claimed that as there are no big release this summer, he
bought the rights for a handsome price.
Traders have said that Aascar Ravichandran paid Rs 24.11 crore
for the distribution rights and Rs 2 crore for the movie
promotions. Recently, the abroad theatrical rights of the
forthcoming movie Billa 2 was sold to GK Media for Rs 5
crore. However, except Kerala region, the distribution rights of
all other regions have been sold.
Billa 2, starring Ajith Kumar, Parvathy Omanakuttan and
Bruna Abdullah in the leads, will hit the screens in June. The
audio of the upcoming Tamil film is expected to hit the stands in