The Victory Venkatesh starrer Tulasi did not have a
very good run at the box office. However, the satellite rights for
the movie have gone for a sum of Rs 2 crore. This is the highest
ever price for the rights of a Venkatesh film. A soon to be
launched channel is said to have bought the rights for the film.
The channels are now in a race to acquire the satellite rights for
The fierce competition has raised the amount from about 50 lakhs
to now one crore and now 2 crores. Producer Suresh Babu normally
offers the satellite rights of al his films to MAA TV, but the
fancy amount quoted by the new channel is said to have tempted him
to sell the rights to them.