R. Madhavan and Chetan Bhagat bought right into a banter-filled Twitter exchanges during which the actor appeared subtly roasting the writer. All of it started on Monday with Netflix India asking individuals to select between books and flicks.
Bhagat replied to the thread, saying: “My books, and the films based mostly on them.”
It caught Madhavan’s eye, who replied: “”Hey Chetan…My bias is motion pictures > books.”
Quickly a hilarious war-of-words commenced between the 2 on the micro-blogging web site.
To Madhavan’s message, Bhagat’s reply learn: “Have you ever ever heard anybody ever say the film is best than the e book?”
“Sure! 3 Idiots,” pat got here the reply from Madhavan replied, who referred to the 2009 blockbuster he starred in, based mostly on Bhagat’s maiden best-seller titled ‘5 Level Somebody’.
“Properly I want to be often called Chetan Bhagat over being often called Farhan from that one film,” Bhagat mentioned.
“I am not identified simply as Farhan. I am also referred to as Manu from ‘Tanu Weds Manu’, Kartikh from ‘Alaipayuthey’, and my favorite, Maddy kyunki mein rehta hoon sab ke dil mein,” Madhavan mentioned.
The banter went on until evening, when Madhavan lastly disclosed that the exchanges have been “scripted”.
Madhavan and Bhagat are presently seen on Netflix’s sequence ‘Decoupled’. It additionally stars Surveen Chawla.