S Dhanu accuses Polimer TV with illegal recording of 'Theri' because it exposed over-priced ticket sales
Tamil Satellite Channel Polimer TV is accused of illegally recording newly released Vijay starrer movie Theri inside a theater complex in ...
“Theri” is Mega Budget Movie in which Mass Hero Vijay acted and it was directed by Atlee. The movie was released worldwide today on the festive occasion of Tamil New Year and it was also screened in Shanti Threatre in Coimbatore town.
According to the Tamil Film Producers’ Council (TFPC), It is understood that Mr. Senthil from Monica Films, the distributor of the movie for Coimbatore circle has launched a Police Complaint accusing the Camera Man working for Polimer TV stating that he has entered the theatre premises using his Press Identity and recorded the movie for more than 30 minutes, before he was caught red handed and arrested by the Police.
It is also understood that Polimer TV camera man said that he was doing so as per the instruction of his bosses. When the Film Producer contacted the channel authorities, they didn’t get any proper answer from them and apparently took the matter to Tamil Film Producers’ Council. But after investigating the cameraman, cops didn't find any evidence of the recording of the movie and released the person. Sources say that Polimer TV news men was there to expose the increased price of the ticket and to cover the celebration of Vijay fans.
Tamil Film Producers’ Council President Mr Kalaipuli S Dhanu also requested the authorities to take strict action against the Channel for involving in movie piracy activities that is haunting the producers.
Mr Dhanu went on to accuse Polimer TV that the channel was involved in such illegal activities for longer time and this is the first time, they were caught red handed.