Oscar-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty confronted huge backlash on social media after he made a number of claims about Jr NTR and Ram Charan starrer RRR. SS Rajamouli’s directorial which broke a number of data on the field workplace additionally garnered a loyal fanbase of its personal. The movie additionally starred Bollywood actorsand Ajay Devgn. Amidst all of the reward the magnum opus obtained, Resul Pookutty reviewed the movie and referred to as it a ‘homosexual love story.’ In a collection of tweets, he made many such claims which invited plenty of flak on-line. He additionally mentioned that Alia Bhatt was used as ‘a prop’ within the film.
Resul Pookutty’s controversial tweets
It began when Resul Pookutty reacted to actor-writer Munish Bharadwaj’s tweet in regards to the movie the place he mentioned, “Noticed half-hour of rubbish referred to as RRR final evening.” Resul Pookutty responded to Munish’s tweet and wrote, “Homosexual love story”, “and @aliaa08 is a prop in that movie.”
His tweets did not go down too properly with the netizens who massively trolled the Oscar winner. Regardless that Resul disabled the reply choice to his remark, followers quoted his tweet and slammed him. Certainly one of them wrote, “There is no such thing as a disgrace & hurt even when it is that type of story #LGBT. Didn’t count on such low feedback from an Oscar award winner. Respect needs to be given to the career no matter its language & even when it doesn’t fulfill us.”
One other person mentioned, “Unhappy he’s behaving like a troll.”
A person additionally confirmed his disappointment and wrote, “Not anticipated this from an Oscar winner (sic).”
Resul Pookutty defends himself
After Resul was uncovered to huge trolling on-line, he reacted to customers feedback and defended himself. Replying to one of many customers who mentioned, “@resulp you have misplaced respect at present for demeaning #RRR”, the sound designer tweeted, “That’s what they referred to as it within the west, I merely quoted it.”
In the meantime, this isn’t the primary time, quickly after the movie was launched on Netflix a number of customers from significantly West identified the ‘chemistry’ between its two male protagonists and referred to as them ‘homosexual’.
Directed by writer-director SS Rajamouli, the epic motion drama set in 1920, which additionally stars Alia Bhatt and Ajay Devgn in supporting components revolves round a fictional story round two Indian revolutionaries Alluri Sitarama Raju (performed by Ram Charan) and Komram Bheem (performed by Jr NTR) and their battle in opposition to British Raj.