The row over Cricketer Muthian Muralidhara'sn biopic is raging. Pro-Tamil party slams actor Vijay Sethupathi and asks him to quit the project.
Though actor Vijay Sethupathi received a lot of praise for his convincing look as Muralitharan, he has been getting criticism from Tamils who argue that it is wrong on Sethupathi’s part to represent a country that has a history of ‘oppressing Tamils’.
The film's teaser was launched recently. The movie is titled as "800," and actor Vijay Sethupathi is playing the role of Sri Lankan spinner. Several pro-Tamil groups objecting because they think Cricketer Muthian Muralidharan is very close to them and Vijay Sethupathi is not being ethical.
Times Now Shilpa with details.