B4U acquires Guru, Umrao Jaan, Nishabd rights

MUMBAI: B4U has acquired the global exclusive screening rights to Mani Ratnam’s Guru, J P Dutta’s Umrao Jaan and Ram Gopal Verma’s yet to be released Nishabd.

All three movie have the Bachchan clan in them. Umrao Jaan and Guru stars Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai, whereas Nishabd stars Amitabh Bachchan.

Nishabd draws on Vladmir Nakabov’s novel Lolita about a 60-year-old man’s romance with an 18-year-old girl and also stars Jiah Khan.

“We are absolutely delighted to have acquired exclusive rights for these three movies featuring the biggest names in the industry. It’s almost like a Bachchan movie festival. We are grateful to our loyal viewers and they can expect more exciting news like this from us in the coming months,” said B4U Network CEO Sunil Rohra.