Everyone is aware that Superstar Surya and Samantha's Tamil movie Anjaan is being released as Sikandar in Telugu on August 15 and producer Sridhar Lagadapati has acquired its theatrical rights for both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. But not many knows about the prices of its distribution and satellite rights. As per rumours in the film nagar, these rights have fetched approximately Rs 16 crores for its makers.
Sridhar Lagadapati is the founder of Hyderabad production company Larsco Entertainment, which produces Telugu films and content for Television under the banner of Ramalakshmi Cine Creations. The producer has reportedly shelled out Rs 13 crores on the distribution rights of Sikandar. Meanwhile, a leading Telugu TV channel has acquired its satellite rights for a whopping amount of Rs 3 crores.
Trade experts in film nagar opine that both the prices are highest amount ever for a Telugu version of Tamil film. With the film slated to release in theatres this Friday, some people could not stop asking whether it will recover their investment. Some others feel that Surya has huge fan following in the state and there is no new big Telugu release to with Sikandar. So it will work wonders at the Tollywood Box Office.
However, Surya's Anjaan has done fantastic pre-release business and set several new records in India as well as overseas. Continue to see the details of its records in the slideshow.
Anjaan Satallite Rights Price
The satallite rights of Anjaan have been sold for a whopping price of Rs 16 crores to a Tamil TV channel.
Anjaan International Distribution Rights
Both Tamil and Telugu versions of Anjaan are releasing in USA, UK, Australia and Malaysia and the overseas theatrical rights of film have fetched Rs 10 crores.
Anjaan Telugu Version Rights
The theatrical rights of Telugu version of Anjaan for AP and Telangana have been sold for price of Rs 13 crores, while its satellite rights fetched Rs 3 crores.
Anjaan Karnataka Rights
Its theatrical rights for Karnataka region have been acquired by Brunda for Rs 3.50 crores.
Anjaan Kerala Rights
Its theatrical rights for Kerala region have been sold for Rs 3.50 crores.
Anjaan Music Rights
Sony music has bagged the audio rights of Anjaan for a record price of Rs 75 lakhs.
Anjaan Other Rights
Its theatrical rights for other part of the India have been sold for Rs 50 lakhs.
Anjaan Total Pre-Release Business
Anjaan has set a new record with wonderful pre-release business. The movie, which has been made with a budget of Rs 60 crores, has fetched Rs 87 crores from its distribution, music and satellite rights.
Anjaan Performance At Box Office
Having soared up expectations to the sky high, the movie Anjaan is releasing in nearly 2000 screens across the globe on August 15. It should be seen how it will perform at the ticket counter.