Twitter Slams Karan Johar’s Latest Film Starring Sanya Malhotra For Stereotyping Tamilians

When cinema showcases the best of our culture in movies by taking a realistic view through a well-trained lens; it evokes a sense of nostalgia and makes it relatable for audiences. However, the opposite happens when a film stereotypes people or patronizes them.


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At the moment, Karan Johar’s latest project starring Sanya Malhotra and Abhimanyu Dassani is receiving flak online for allegedly stereotyping Tamilians. In the film ‘Meenakshi Sundareshwar’, Sanya and Abhimanyu play newly-weds who are in a long-distance marriage. Here’s a look at the teaser-

However, the film casually mentions Rajinikanth and plays Tamil songs in the background, which has resulted in people asking the makers for better representation. Here’s what people had to say about the movie-

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Some beg to differ and said it was a general story that they could relate to.

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