Author Information Lawsuit In opposition to Man Ritchie Alleging Scenes in ‘The Gents’ Have been Copied From Rejected Script

Man Ritchie is allegedly going through authorized motion from a author who claims that The Gentleman copied scenes from a script he had written.

Reportedly, actor and author Mickey De Hara filed a lawsuit in opposition to Ritchie within the London Excessive Courtroom final month. In keeping with De Hara, Ritchie had commissioned him to put in writing a sequel to the 2008 film RockNRolla. De Hara goes on to say that Ritchie rejected his script after which later launched The Gents, which De Hara believes intently resembles his authentic work.

De Hara cites a scene in The Gents involving a personality performed by Colin Farrell and his gang utilizing vinegar to blind somebody, which he alleges is a direct copy of his script. As well as, he claims that the plot of his authentic script revolves round a protagonist who runs a marijuana enterprise, which has similarities to the plot of The Gents.

It’s reported that De Hara texted Ritchie after the discharge of the movie, declaring the similarities between the 2 works. Ritchie replied, claiming that he had tried to succeed in De Hara beforehand however acquired no response. De Hara denies receiving any contact upfront of the movie’s launch.

De Hara is searching for credit score for his authentic work that has been utilized in The Gents with out his consent, together with fee of the agreed remuneration amounting to over $250,000 (£201,239).

Ritchie has but to reply publicly to the claims.