When it's cheaper to create Mumbai in Sri Lanka... (Business Standard India)
Mar 25, 2010 3:16:20 PM - yahoo.com
Why on earth would Indian films shoot in Sri Lanka? Because it is close to India, shooting there costs about one-fourth of that in India, it has one-tenth of the headaches, Sri Lankans look like Indians and the country can easily form the background for an Indian story. And, the violence of the ethnic conflict is also over.