For the most part till its release, '3' garnered publicity like no other movie, be it for its cult song Kolaveri Di, for the casting and for being the directorial debut of Aishwarya Rajinikanth. But after it hit the screens in late March, the bad press that the movie earned has been equally stunning " the reception it got from certain sections of the audience, claims of loss and compensation by film distributor Natty Kumar, Rajinis statement absolving himself from the movie, and, most recently, producer Kasthoori Rajas statement that Rajini need not have issued that statement.
Clarifying his stance, Kasthoori Raja told City Express, "Though we are related, we (Rajini and I) do not interfere in each other's business. This is my film, and Dhanush has acted in it. That's all. When Rajini sir and I meet usually, it is for family. Not for work. We do not interfere in each others business."
Speaking about the Superstar's involvement in the film, he said, "Just because he is a big name here, it doesn't mean he can be involved with this film. Linking Rajini with the movie is the work of Natty Kumar only. Also, I only said I did not know what prompted Rajini sir to issue a statement that he was not involved with the film."
The producer reiterated that the claims of Natty Kumar that the films audio rights had been sold to him and to Sony Music were false. Kumar had recently claimed
12:48 PM, May 24, 2012
Stating that the allegations of Telugu film distributor Natty Kumar over the Telugu audio rights of the Dhanush starrer '3' are false, producer and Dhanush's father Kasthoori Raja has said that the latter is just making more mistakes to cover up his faults. Natty Kumar, who had earlier said that he had faced huge losses because the film didn't do well in the box office, has filed a case with...
05:00 PM, May 14, 2012