News|May 29, 2010 1:29 am

Aashayein hopes… again

Nagesh Kukunoor’s Aashaayein may have lost his hopes to release as the movie was set to release on last year, 2009. But thanks to John Abraham’s insistence, it seems some hope for Aashaayein this year, and may release on July.

News is that John was very keen to release the film. Confirms Shailendra Singh of Percept,

“That’s true. John is very, very keen and very, very committed to this film.”

John Abraham and Sonal Sehgal starrer Aashayein, was ready for almost two years now, had its audio release in May 2008. But the project was plagued with problems after its completion following legal issues among the producers regarding the film’s storyline and alterations made in the script. Apparently, John’s character of a compulsive gambler coming into money was changed to a cancer patient. Also, the recession that followed further affected the projectFilm makers also wanted to rework on the music as the promos had an extremely dull feel to it. . The background score of the movie was reworked by the composer duo Salim-Sulaiman late last year.