Why Muralitharan biopic would’ve sailed through in an earlier time

From being cornered and warned to receiving rape threats to a circle of relatives member, actor Vijay Sethupathi has confronted all of it inside of days of the discharge of the authentic movement poster of ‘800’, wherein he used to be to don the function of Sri Lankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan. He has since then pulled out of the biopic.

What has emerged is an environment the place inventive licence, debate and house for expression is muzzled. There’s a sense of apprehension and Kollywood will shun any movie that negatively affects Tamil sentiment, say Tamil movie business insiders. However the business isn’t virgin to Eelam scripts and ‘800’ is however the newest within the collection of flicks that experience dabbled in Eelam and Sinhala subject matters and characters and given an perception into the human disaster.