It will not be easy for Akshay Kumar now as his movie Once Upon a Time in Mumbai 2 is currently not simply releasing on the same day with Shah Rukh Khan’s Chennai Express however the producer UTV of Chennai Express has decided to utilize the exact same strategy as Yash Raj presumably did last year with Jab Tak Hai Jaan.
Just the way Yash Chopra’s Jab Tak Hai Jaan had tried to monopolize theatres making Ajay Devgn to file a case under the Competition Commission to safeguard the interests of his Son of Sardaar, in the same manner Akshay may need to endure the onslaughts of UTV.
UTV has out single-screen theatre owners that if they would like to buy Devgn’s Himmatwala, which is releasing on March 27, and it is essentially a single-screen movie, they’ll have to commit all 4 shows to Chennai Express also.
Verifying the development, a source told a daily, “YRF has set the trend. Now, UTV has been doing it. It appears they simply wish to crush prospects of Once Upon A Time….”