Vijay Sethupathi Withdraws From Biopic: Is This Respecting Tamil Sentiment?
PUBLISHED ON: October 19, 2020 | Duration: 15 min, 38 sec
Tamil actor Vijay Sethupathi has withdrawn from "800", a biopic on Sri Lankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan following fierce criticism from political leaders and others in Tamil Nadu. The cricketer had asked the actor to exit the project because of the controversy. Tonight on the show, we discuss: Is this respecting the Tamil sentiment or fear of further backlash?