India signs film deals with Julia Roberts & Hollywood Inc.
According to observers in Berlin, Indian Film Industry doesn't seem to be caught up in the recent recession and economic turmoil. Supported by a number of film stars India's IPL, Cricket league, surprised many as the bidding for international cricket players went up and up Friday, Feb 6, 2009. Recession? What recession, noted many.
With the Berlin announcement, Anil Ambani-led group's current tally of development deals reaches to nine, following the announcement at Cannes last year of pacts with Nicolas Cage's Saturn Prods., Jim Carrey's JC 23 Entertainment, George Clooney's Smokehouse Prods., Chris Columbus' 1492 Pictures, Tom Hanks' Playtone Prods., Brad Pitt's Plan B Entertainment, and Jay Roach's Everyman Pictures.