The remake of the 1973 Amitabh Bachchan-Jaya starrer has been in news regarding copyright and royalty issues. Both the original writers Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar who scripted it, have been fighting for intellectual rights of the new version.
     
Farhan has in the past, remade Bachchan's superhit film 'Don' (1978). Speaking about the process of working on a remake, he said, "I have remade a film called 'Don' and for that I had acquired rights from the producers and taken permission from writers. This is in my understanding is the right way to go about it. Everybody has their own way. The case is in court. I am sure they will decide who is right and who is wrong."
     
The remake of 'Zanjeer' starring Ram Charan Teja and Priyanka Chopra will hit the screens on Friday.

(Agencies)

Latest Newsfrom Entertainment News Desk