Bigil: Thalapathy Vijay starrer faces a copyright complaint by director Nandi Chinni Kumar

As per latest reports, director Nandi Chinni Kumar has filed an official complaint with the Telangana Cinema Writers Association with respect to his concerns with the film Bigil directed by Atlee.
Bigil: Thalapathy Vijay starrer faces a copyright complaint by director Nandi Chinni KumarBigil: Thalapathy Vijay starrer faces a copyright complaint by director Nandi Chinni Kumar
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The highly anticipated film Bigil which will see Thalapathy Vijay essaying the lead role is now facing a copyright complaint by director Nandi Chinni Kumar. The director claims that the film Bigil helmed by Atlee bears many resemblances to his film called Slum Soccer. The film by director Nandi Chinni Kumar is reportedly based on football player named Akhilesh Paul. The director Nandi Chinni Kumar further states that Bigil entirely does not look like his film titled Slum Soccer, but there are many strikingly similarities that are just hard to ignore. Slum Soccer director also states that his story is also registered with the Telangana Cinema Writers Association.

As per latest reports, director Nandi Chinni Kumar has filed an official complaint with the Telangana Cinema Writers Association with respect to his concerns with the film Bigil directed by Atlee having similarities with his film called Slum Soccer. Now, there is already a case about copyright against the Atlee directorial which was made by KP Selva, is currently being reviewed by the Madras High Court. The Slum Soccer director Nandi Chinni Kumar has reportedly claimed that the character from the film Bigil, which is that of a football player from the slums essayed by Thalapathy Vijay is very similar to the character from his film.

The director further adds that he did try to get in touch with the executive producer of Bigil, Venkat Manickam asking for an explanation whether their film has taken any kind of inspiration from his film called Slum Soccer. Nandi Chinni Kumar has reported said that he did not get any clarification from anyone related to the film Bigil.

(ALSO READ: Prithviraj Sukumaran bags the distribution rights of Thalapathy Vijay's Bigil in Kerala)

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