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Not sued Prakash Jha: Anurag Kashyap clears all doubts

It was earlier reported that Jha and his production house were sued for Rs 1 crore by Kashyap’s Phantom Films over Jai Gangaajal rights.

bollywood Updated: Aug 16, 2016 14:13 IST
It was earlier reported that Jha and his production house were sued for Rs 1 crore by Kashyap’s Phantom Films over Jai Gangaajal rights.
It was earlier reported that Jha and his production house were sued for Rs 1 crore by Kashyap’s Phantom Films over Jai Gangaajal rights.(IANS)

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has shot down rumours that he has sued director Prakash Jha.

“Well I have not sued Prakash Jha, so stop creating a headline to get your clicks,” Kashyap tweeted on Tuesday.

It was earlier reported that Jha and his production house were sued for Rs 1 crore by Kashyap’s Phantom Films over Jai Gangaajal rights.

Read: Jai Gangaajal co-producer accuses Prakash Jha of fraud

Prakash Jha addresses a press conference during the inaugural session of Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival in Guwahati. (IANS)

According to reports, Phantom Films, a jointly owned by Kashyap, Vikas Bahl, Vikramaditya Motwane and Madhu Mantena, claimed that it owns the IPR (Intellectual Property Rights) of the original film and also the rights to make a sequel or any adaptation based on Jha’s Gangaajal.

Priyanka Chopra in a still from Jai Gangaajal.

Priyanka Chopra starrer Jai Gangaajal is a sequel of the 2003 crime film Gangaajal, which revolved around a senior police officer, who was assigned to an extremely corrupt town.

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