The 4-day long Easter weekend may or may not spell good news at the Box Office for the new releases. But it’s certainly show time for films awaiting certification.
We understand from well-placed sources that the Censor Board office is being opened up on Saturday specially to give the censor certificate to Bobby Khan’s Sunny Leone starrer Ek Paheli Leela.
Says the source, “The film has already been granted an ‘A’ certificate. But the certificate has not been issued. The chairperson (Pahlaj Nihalani) didn’t want the film’s release on Friday to be delayed because of the CBFC. He specially opened the censor office to grant Leela producers their certificate, and also to certify nearly 40 promos of teasers and songs for television.”
Two regional films, in Punjabi and Bhojpuri ,were also certified on Saturday in spite of holiday weekend.
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