Ranveer Singh starrer ’83 is facing legal trouble and his wife Deepika Padukone has also been dragged into this controversial case since she is one of the producers of this movie.
As per the latest reports in India Today,a UAE-based film financer has approached the Andheri Metropolitan Magistrate Court in Mumbai seeking that a process be issued against a few filmmakers and Deepika Padukone for the upcoming Bollywood film 83 allegedly conspiring and cheating him in the process of producing the film. Deepika is also said to be one of the producers of the film that is made on the 1983 cricket world cup event. Also Read-Katrina Kaif To Alia Bhatt: Here’s How Much These Bollywood Celebs Charge To Dance At Weddings
Reports further suggest that through the complaint, FZE has sought for issuance of process against all the accused for allegedly committing offences under Sections 405, 406 (criminal breach of trust), 415, 418, 420 (cheating) and 120B (criminal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code.
Apart from Deepika Padukone, filmmakers Sajid Nandiadwala and Kabir Khan, Phantom films and four others are also made accused by Future Resources FZE. According to the complainant Future Resources FZE, their representatives met people from Hyderabad based company Vibri Media as the UAE based company wanted to invest. Vibri promised them about good returns in investment and so approximately Rs 16 crores was invested by the UAE based company. Also Read-Tejasswi Prakash To Parth Samthaan: 15 Highly Educated TV Celebs That You Didn’t Know About
Directed by Kabir Khan, 83 follows India’s World Cup win in 1983, under the captaincy of Kapil Dev. Ranveer essays the role of Dev. 83 also stars Pankaj Tripathi, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Jiiva, Saqib Saleem, Jatin Sarna, Chirag Patil, Dinker Sharma, Nishant Dahiya, Harrdy Sandhu, Sahil Khattar, Ammy Virk, Deepika Padukone, among others. Also Read-10 Bollywood Stars Who Were Not Born In India