Kaala rights bagged by Star Networks

Kaala the most anticipated film of this year featuring Superstar Rajinikanth is being produced by his son-in-law Dhanush for his Wunderbar Films. The film is slated for a 9th June release which was announced a few days ago by the makers.

As per the latest, Star Network has acquired the satellite rights of the film. According to sources, the makers had struck the deal for a whopping Rs 75 crore. However, official confirmation is awaited. This will include not just the rights to the theatrical versions of Kaala in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, but also dubbed versions like Malayalam, according to a press release.

Kaala, marks the second collaboration of Rajinikanth with director Pa Ranjith after Kabali. Set in the backdrop of Mumbai’s slums, the film has music by Santhosh Narayanan. The cast also includes Samuthirakani, Huma Qureshi, Nana Patekar, Sukanya, Eswari Rao, Anjali Patil and others.