Following the illegal release of songs from upcoming Tamil black-comedy thriller Biriyani, members from the film's unit are set to meet Crime Branch - Criminal Investigation Department (CB-CID) officials Monday to press for immediate action against those responsible for the leak.
The audio was leaked online Aug 16, two weeks ahead of its
official launch slated for Aug 31. Biriyani marks the
100th album of composer Yuvan Shankar Raja, and he is
extremely upset over the leak of the songs online.
Yuvan tweeted, "Upset about this, but good to see where the
worlds heading, whatever's meant to be will be. But piracy is
Following the issue, Director Venkat Prabhu tweeted, "It's
really sad and unfortunate biriyani tracks are leaked on net!! We
ve been trying to stop it from morning!! But people love
After the song leakage issue, few unknown sources said that this
is the publicity stunt from the crew and speculated this is done
"On Monday, August 19, actor Karthi Sivakumar, music composer Yuvan Shankar
Raja, director Venkat Prabhu and producer Gnanavel Raja will meet
the officers at CB-CID office regarding Biriyani songs
leak," said a statement.
Directed by Venkat Prabhu, Biriyani also features
Hansika Motwani, Ramki, Premgi Amaren, Nassar and Jayaprakash in
important roles. The movie is produced by Studio Green, it is
slated to release Sep 6 worldwide.