Recently, a plagiarism case against Thalapathy Vijay's Bigil was dismissed by the Court. Now, Suriya's Kaappaan also faces similar copyright issues.
A petitioner named John Charles claiming that the story of 'Kaappaan' has been stolen from his script 'Saravedi' which he registered in 2016 and filed a copyright infringement suit.
The petitioner has further claimed that he met K.V. Anand and narrated the story. The judges have given time to the 'Kaappaan' side till September 4th to file their reply.
Malayalam superstar Mohanlal is playing a crucial role, which is been directed by KV Anand.
The film is being produced by Lyca Productions for which Harris Jayaraj is scoring the music and the film is slated to hit the big screen on September 20th.