Are you also looking for insights on the Mahesh babu controversy? Read further to know what Mahesh babu said about working in the Bollywood industry and what are the reactions of other Bollywood personalities on that!
At the trailer launch of actor Adivi Sesh’s film ‘Major’, South films superstar Mahesh Babu commented on the Hindi film industry which sparked controversies not only amongst Bollywood but all over India.
At the trailer launch, Mahesh Babu was asked whether he would join the Hindi film industry or not. To which he commented, “I may come across as arrogant, but I have been offered many roles in Hindi films before. However, I believe that they cannot afford me. I couldn’t be more pleased.”
His one statement that Bollywood cannot afford him has triggered everyone in Bollywood. Know how the other celebrities have reacted to this statement!
Boney Kapoor, when asked about his reaction in an interview said that he really cannot take anyone’s side as he belongs to the south film industry too. But he said, “ If he feels that way, it is good for him .” Same way, Suneil Shetty also decided to remain neutral in this ongoing debate on South vs. Bollywood.
But when Mukesh Bhatt was asked the same in an interview, his words were, “If Bollywood can’t afford his price, then very good. I wish him all the best. I respect where he comes from. He has talent and he has an ‘X’ value for the talent that he has generated over the years. He is a very successful actor and keeping to his requisite of what he wants to get in terms of gratification of our films, if Bollywood cannot work to I wish him all the best. Each one to its own.”
Where everyone remained neutral, Ram Gopal Verma questioned his statement. He said that Bollywood is not some company and that a production house would ask the actor first whether he wants to do the film at a particular cost or not. Thus, he must not generalize Bollywood.
Controversies come and go, but the entertainment was given by any film, whether it’s of south or Bollywood remains the same. Whatever the reactions, everyone wishes the best to Mahesh Babu and respects his decision of not working with Bollywood!
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