While the production house of Mani Ratnam’s Madras Talkies was crowded with distributors demanding for compensation due to the heavy loss of his recent release ‘Kadal’, Lingusamy comes into the picture for a different reason now.
It is worth mentioning that Lingusamy had acquired the theatrical rights of Mani Ratnam’s Kadal in Chennai, Kovai and Madurai.
In his note to media channels, the director has mentioned saying, “No one can decide the success or failure of a film. Mani Ratnam sir has been my sole inspire and his movies were one of the reasons pushing me to do something here in this industry.
I wouldn’t even think of asking for loss compensation to Mani Ratnam sir, who is my inspiring GURU and none from my production office would do that….”