Toilet: Ek Prem Katha gets leaked online; Akshay Kumar urges fans to say no to piracy
Akshay Kumar's Toilet: Ek Prem Katha has been in trouble for a long time now. It was also on the receiving end of three plagiarism cases.
Mumbai: Ahead of its 11 August release, Akshay Kumar's much awaited project Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, has been leaked online and the actor has asked his fans to support him in the fight against piracy.
On Friday, 21 July, a few reports suggested that the movie featuring Akshay and Bhumi Pednekar was available online, and choreographer Remo D'Souza brought it to the notice of the filmmakers. Remo confirmed the news to a leading daily and said that he has informed the producers about the same.
"The fight against piracy is critical and it's reassuring to see the swift action taken by the Crime Branch on the unfortunate incident involving our film Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. I would like urge my friends, colleagues, fans and audiences to please say no to piracy. Thank you all for support," Akshay, 49, posted on Twitter.
Just wanted to share this with you all... pic.twitter.com/jxQu9GlEMv
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) July 21, 2017
The movie, directed by Shree Narayan Singh, is based on a love story against the backdrop of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.
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