The KriArj Entertainment issues a statement over the termination of “Contract” with John Abraham Entertainment in regards to “Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran” tussle over the release.
The statement said: “In response to the trade notice issued by John Abraham Entertainment claiming termination of their agreement with us for the film ‘Parmanu…’, please note that the said termination is illegal and invalid.”
“Our rights in the film as a joint producer/presenter and owner of all rights are fully secured; we have always fulfilled all our commitments till date and have clear intent to continue doing so.”
“John Abraham Entertainment has also always been aware that Zee Studios are KriArj’s partners in the film from very early stages as co-producers and also the acquirers of the overseas theatrical, digital, satellite and music rights of the film.”
They blamed John Abraham Entertainment for not fulfilling its “commitment of completing and intimating us of the completion the film and is fraudulently trying to delay the release of the film thereby causing huge monetary losses and damage to our reputation”.
The statement also read, “It goes without saying that anyone dealing with the film or any of its rights through John Abraham Entertainment will be doing so at their own risk and peril and will also have to face legal consequences.”
“We have already instructed our attorneys who will be moving the necessary authorities soon for seeking justice against the breaches committed by John Abraham Entertainment and its promoter Mr John Abraham.”
The movie stars John Abraham, Diana Penty, and Boman Irani, in the lead roles. The film is directed by Abhishek Sharma.