A day in the past the makers of the biopic of Sri Lankan cricketer Muthiah Muralidaran shared the primary look poster of Vijay Sethupathi because the cricketer. The movie titled 800 landed itself in hassle put up the poster launch after a piece of individuals protested towards the movie. The makers, Dar Movement Photos, clarified that the movie will focus solely on the cricketing journey and never make any political assertion.
On Wednesday, the hashtag ‘Disgrace on Vijay Sethupathi’ was trending on Twitter because the actor agreed to be part of the biopic of Muthiah Muralidaran who hails from Sri Lanka, a rustic that oppressed Tamilians. These individuals protesting objected to the truth that the actor agreed to play somebody who supported the Sri Lankan authorities in its battle towards Tamils.
Following the objection raised by individuals, the makers launched an official assertion. “It got here to our discover that our movie “800”, the biopic of Muthiah Muralidharan that includes Vijay Sethupathi within the lead, is being politicized in some ways. Nonetheless, we need to make clear that 800 is a purely a sports activities biography movie concerning the legendary cricketer Muthiah Muralidharan. The movie is a journey a few man who hails from the Tamil migrant group, occurring to develop into the best wicket taker of all time,” the assertion learn.
“The movie doesn’t make any political assertion favouring any group. The movie is meant to be an inspiration for the younger technology to realize their desires no matter the difficulties they arrive throughout of their journey. We because the producers guarantee that this movie won’t showcase any scenes that might belittle the struggles of Eelam Tamils in Sri Lanka or damage their sentiments in any manner,” they added.
“On a constructive notice, the movie will interact the Tamil movie group in Sri Lanka offering the artists and technicians a platform to showcase their skills on a world stage. Artwork is past boundaries; it unites individuals all throughout. Artists belong to the world. We want to unfold solely positivity, love and hope,” they wrote.
In the meantime, the movie directed by MS Sripathy is slated to go on the flooring from February or March 2021.
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