The Indian cinema theatre, quite like the IBM Mainframe computer, will never become obsolete.
During the recent music season, Chennai saw a new kind of movie… A Carnatic music concert, Margazhi Raagam, starring TM Krishna and Bombay Jayashree, and a cast of musicians who accompanied them, which included a lady from some western country playing the Tanpura.
And now comes the news that IPL cricket is likely to be shown live in cinema theaters.
“With T20 matches lasting close to three hours, the format is ideally suited for theatre-goers” , said superstar Lalit Modi of Midas touch.
Just imagine a Rajasthan Royals versus Kings XI Punjab… Watch cricket… And watch Shilpa Shetty and Preity Zinta as well…
Oye, Bara Barsi Khatan Gaya Si, khatak leyanda Kirkit!
Ki mai jhoot boleya?