At a time when everyone in the trade is thinking twice before buying the rights to a project, here’s one company (read Eros International) that has acquired the rights of a film that is yet to go on the floors (read Imtiaz Ali’s Rockstar toplining Ranbir Kapoor).
Yup, it’s true! Eros has already bought the rights to Rockstar for a whopping Rs 55 crore from its producer Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision.
Although neither party is willing to officially comment, a source from Eros tells us that the deal is almost done. Quizzed about the money, the source says it’s top secret. Watch this space!