The rumours about Gabbar Singh 2 have been doing the
rounds in the film nagar, ever since Pawan Kalyan's Gabbar
Singh got an overwhelming opening at the Box Office. The
latest we hear is that the sequel is ready to go on floor, but
landed in the title problem as the makers of Sholay,
Sippys are said to be seeking 10-15 times of the amount they
charged for the title of Gabbar Singh.
Sippy has trademarked Sholay and all its iconic
characters. Tollywood producer Bandla Ganesh Babu had earlier paid
Rs 25 lakhs to use the name Gabbar Singh for his Blockbuster movie
starring Pawan Kalyan and Shruti Hassan in leads. Now, the
producers of Sholay are reportedly demanding Rs 3 to 4
crores for the title of Gabbar Singh 2.
Gabbar Singh has become all time highest grosser movie
in Tollywood. With its producers and Pawan Kalyan planning
Gabbar Singh 2, Ramesh Sippy's children Rohan and Sheena,
who are handling his business, have jacked up the price by 10 to 15
times for the title of its sequel, an English daily quotes a source
Now, the production house is reportedly in a dilemma. A source
from the team claim that they are no longer ready to shell out such
a hefty sum for just a title. They will definitely look at the
possibility of an alternative title for the sequel. The source
further hints that Bengal Tiger is one of the titles being
considered for the upcoming film.