By Hindustan Times
John Abraham’s debut production venture, Vicky Donor (2012), may have turned out to be a success at the box office, but director Shoojit Sircar was disappointed that the production house, Eros International, did not push the film for an Oscar nomination.
This came in the wake of Barfi! being announced as India’s official entry to the Academy Awards. Now, John has shown solidarity towards Shoojit by changing his business loyalties.
A highly-placed trade source reveals that the actor is now striking a deal with Viacom 18 Motion Pictures. “He will be co-producing his next two films — Jaffna and Hamara Bajaj — with Viacom 18. The deal has already been signed,” says the source. Both the films are, of course, being directed by Shoojit.
VickyJohn, it seems, decided to go with Viacom 18 as he believes that the production house is dedi