Two men including a production manager of director Shankar, who tried to sell the Telugu rights of the film Endhiran using forged documents have been arrested by police.
The Chennai police arrested Udaya Kumar, Shankar"s production manager and Surendran an employee of Tirupathi Tirumala Films for creating fake documents and claiming that Sun Pictures has sold the rights of the film to them for Rs 27 Crore. The duo then contacted theatres in Andhra Pradesh and collected Rs 2 crore from them as advance amount.
Meanwhile, Hansraj Saxena, COO of Sun Pictures officially said, "So far no rights of Endhiran has been sold to anyone. We have filed a complaint against Udaya Kumar and his friend Surendiran for forging documents."