Nayanthara’s recent outing Annapoorani has landed into a huge controversy. It turned into a massive protests more when it released on the OTT platforms more than when it had theatrical release. Massive protests were held both online and offline to remove the film from the OTT platform. Netflix was streaming the movie initially and succumbed to the pressure of removing it.
The production house issued an apology letter for hurting the sentiments of Hindus and the Brahmin community. It is said that Netflix is working on to bring out the edited version of the movie without any obscene sequences.
After this controversy, now, Nayanthara has issued an apology letter as well. She started the letter with Jai Shri Ram and wrote, “In our sincere attempt to share a positive message, we may have inadvertently caused hurt. We did not expect the removal of a censored film, previously showcased in theatres, from the OTT platform. My team and I never intended to hurt anyone’s sentiments and we understand that the gravity of this issue. Being someone who wholely believes in God and frequently visits temples across the country, it is the last thing I would intentionally do. To those whose feelings we’ve touched, I extend my sincere and heartfelt apologies”.
Nayanthara stated that their only intention was to uplift the audiences not to cause any distress.