After the success of A Wednesday, the perception of Neeraj Pandey changed overnight. He was accepted not only by the audience but also by tradewallahs and corporate houses. The question was: who would ask him to direct their next film? And the winners were Kumar Mangat and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures for the film Special 26.
The film is complete, its promotions have drawn a very positive response, and there’s a queue outside Viacom 18 Motion Pictures’ doors as to acquire the distribution rights of the film. We’re told that Reliance Entertainment has offered ` 51 crore to clinch the India and international theatrical rights of the film while UTV Motion Pictures has sent feelers through the leading man of the film Akshay Kumar, saying they are also in the race.
With the film in great demand, Viacom 18 Motion Picture wants to release the movie themselves! Let’s see who will be the lucky one to distribute this film, which is sure to hit the jackpot!