Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor, whose debut production “Jagga Jasoos” is releasing on this Friday, says that everybody should make money and not just the producers.
The actor, who was present at a promotional event on Wednesday, was asked about his take on superstar Salman Khan, compensating for the loss to the distributors due to his last release “Tubelight“.
“It’s been going on for years. My grandfather was a producer from 1950 and I think this home style of making films — where everybody makes money not just the producer, the distributor and exhibitors — is a very healthy exercise. It’s very good to compensate when somebody loses money on something where you have kind of made money. But of course it depends from person to person and from film to film,” the “Rockstar” actor said.
Grandson of Raj Kapoor and great-grandson of Prithvi Raj Kapoor, Ranbir said that compensating for the losses runs in the family.
“Films like ‘Mera Nam Joker‘ had heavy losses, so when grandfather released his film ‘Bobby‘, he gave more of a percentage to the distributors and exhibitors. They maintained a sense of balance in it. Personally, if my film …read more