Bejoy Nambiar gets Pizza for Rs1.35 Cr

Recently it was stated that the remake of rights of Pizza were hot in the market, with the Kannada rights being sold for Rs 35 lakh and the Telugu rights for Rs 72 lakh. The latest is that the Hindi and other North Indian language rights for the film have been snapped up by director Bejoy Nambiar, reportedly for Rs 1.5 crore. The film was made on a budget of about Rs 1.5 core and the makers are said to have spent about Rs 2 crore on its publicity. When contacted, director Bejoy Nambiar says, Yes, its true that Ive bought the remake rights of Pizza. I wouldnt like to go into the business details of the deal. Well be finalizing the cast and director for the Hindi remake soon. Superstar Rajinikanth is said to have enjoyed the movie and called up its director, Karthik Subburaj, to congratulate him.