‘Saala Khadoos’ (2016), which seemed to have caught the interest of Mike Tyson, released in India, starring R Madhavan and Ritika Singh. Tyson had said he would like to see the and makers are now going to hold a screening for him in the US, BizAsia has learnt.
A source told Mid-Day, “Co-producers Maddy and Rajkumar Hirani along with some of their team members will fly down to the US for the exclusive event. They have been over the moon after the boxing legend expressed his wish to watch the film. After seeing his post on Facebook, Maddy instantly got in touch with him through his manager and discussed arranging a special screening for him. The team will fly out in the next 10 days. It is a big honour for them”.
Singh also confirmed, “Yes, it’s true. If we cook up a story like that, we will be sued. It was a proper Mike Tyson official fan page on Facebook. He tweeted me and the boxing coach. We got in touch with their PR department and they said they really liked the reviews and the way the boxing film has done and wanted to see the film. So, now we are heading to the US for it. The final conversation happened a couple of days ago”.
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