War of words turn ugly, PMJ's script writer reacts to plagiarism charges

Porinju Mariyam Jose, directed by Joshiy is hitting big screens tomorrow. Starring Joju George, Nyla Usha and Chemban Vinod Jose in title roles, the film had generated enough buzz due to the fame of the director and the high octane trailer of the film. But very few know the behind the scenes scenario that is affecting the film. Abhilash N Chandran, the script writer of the film, was accused of plagiarizing the work of novelist Lizzy Joy. She had accused the makers of manipulating her work and had initiated legal proceedings. But the court found that there were no similarities between the script and her work, as alleged by her. Abhilash had shared a detailed post on what escalated as a huge war of words. Check here.

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