Case against Soundarya Rajinikanth’s Ocher Studios by Ambani’s Reliance Media Works

Soundarya RajinikanthAnil Ambani’s Reliance Media Works has filed a case against Soundarya Rajinikanth’s Ocher Studios to get back their of Rs 11.59 cr that invested for Rajini starrer animation film Sultan the Warrior.

According to the case, Reliance Media Works had signed a contract with Ocher Studios, way back in January 2008 to jointly produce Sultan- The Warrior, an animated film featuring Superstar Rajinikanth, and was slated for release in April 2009.Reliance Media Works after terminating its contract with Ocher in June 2009, failed to recover dues worth Rs 11.59 Crore and has now filed a suit against the company.

And when Reliance Media Works came to know that Ocher Studios is planning to release Sultan- The Warrior, in June 2010, they moved to Madras High Court on February 16 to restrain them from ‘releasing, exhibiting, marketing or distributing’ the film without settling their dues together with an interest of 12 percent per annum!

The case is now scheduled to come up for hearing on March 29. But Latha Rajinikanth, the Chairman of Ocher says that they are trying to settle the issue outside the court.


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