There is a big competition on for the Telugu rights of Rajini-Aishwarya starrer Endhiren-The Robot. The flickâ€™s producer Kalanidhi Maran is said to have decided not to allow the rights for less than Rs 30 crore for the Telugu version.
While Bellamkonda Suresh, who earlier distributed Rajini-Shankarâ€™s Sivaji, is said to have quoted Rs 22 crores for Robotâ€™s Telugu rights, followed by another producer with Rs 23 crores. However, a consortium of three producers were said to have quoted Rs 26 crores. At this juncture, the settlement is expected in a few days. The combination of Rajini-Aish-Shankar-AR Rahman took the filmâ€™s business to an all-time high this time in Tollywood industry.