Krian Media to distribute 'Bhaji in Problem' internationally

New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) The international distribution rights of Viacom 18 Motion Pictures Punjabi comedy "Bhaji In Problem" have been acquired by Krian Media Ink International. It will release the movie across 150 screens Friday.

This is the third such deal between both parties - the past projects being "Boss" and "G.I. Joe Retaliation".

"Bhaji In Problem" will have a day and date release in most international markets.

"With respect to 'Bhaji In Problem', we support the movie completely as it is a great product and we really believe in it," Raj Malik, vice president (film acquisition and distribution), Krian Media, said in a statement.

"Our association with Viacom 18 Motion Pictures is a very important one for us as it is not just an important client relationship but also optimally validates our achievements and growing market position," he added.

Co-produced by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, Cape Of Good Films and Ashwin Varde Productions, "Bhaji in Problem" is directed by Smeep Kang.

It stars Gippy Grewal, Ragini Khanna, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Om Puri, Japji Khaira, Khushboo Grewal and Misha Bajwa.

Kang has earlier directed films like "Carry on Jatta" and "Lucky Di Unlucky Story".