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Film Writers Association News

  • | October 29th, 2013

    Krrish 3 makers dragged to court for copyright violation

    Krrish 3 makers dragged to court for copyright violation

    A scriptwriter from Madhya Paradesh claims that he wrote the script for the movie but hasn’t been given credit
    Uday Singh Rajput, a nondescript scriptwriter from Madhya Pradesh, has dragged the makers of Bollywood film Krrish 3 to the Bombay high court over copyright violation. Rajput claims that he wrote the script for the movie but wasn’t given credit for it. Click here to read more

  • | August 28th, 2012

    Desi Boyz copyright case: Rohit Dhawan issued summons by Court

    Desi Boyz copyright case: Rohit Dhawan issued summons by Court

    Also, an arrest warrant has been issued against Eros International’s Krishika Lulla, the producer of Desi Boyz
    The makers of the Akshay Kumar and John Abraham’s 2011 semi-hit Desi Boyz are in trouble after scriptwriter-director Shyam Devkatte lodged a police complaint against them for copying his story. Click here to read more

  • | May 3rd, 2012

    Is JANNAT 2’s story really plagiarised?

    Is JANNAT 2’s story really plagiarised?

    A newbie writer accuses Mahesh Bhatt and company of stealing his script. But is it true?
    Why is it that just before the release of a film, controversies related to it come out of the closet? The most recent examples of this are films like The Dirty Picture and Jodi Breakers. This time around, it’s Vishesh Films’ much-talked about Emraan Hashmi-Esha Gupta-starrer, Jannat 2 in question. A newbie writer, Kapil Chopra has accused the producers of the film of plagiarising his script. Click here to read more