Chennai: The Madras high court has reserved orders on a application, which sought to stay the release of Tamil film “Bigil”, starring popular film star Vijay. The film is scheduled to be released on October 25.
Justice R.Suresh Kumar reserved orders, after hearing arguments from both sides on the application filed by K.P.Selvah, claiming to be a film director.
Claiming copy right over the story “Bigil”, Selvah in his application submitted that the story of “Bigil” resembles his script, which he had already registered with the South Indian Film Writers Association. For many years, he has been discussing the story with many producers.
However, the makers of “Bigil” have produced the film completely resembling his script, which amounted to infringement of his copy right over the script, he added....