Meghana Raj, who is making her Sandalwood debut with Raja Huli, has spoken about the controversy that her dear friend Nazriya Nazim has come across in Tamil film industry. Speaking to a leading daily, Meghana said that Nazriya is from conservative background and people should respect her choice.
Nazriya Nazim had filed complaint against Naiyaandi
director Sarkunam early this month. She had alleged that he has
used a body double to shoot intimate scenes without informing her.
She had lodged a complaint with the South Indian Film Artistes
Association (SIFAA) against director Sarkunam and producer S
Kathiresan asking for immediate action. After the success of Tamil
Rani, Nazriya was expecting to give another hit
Naiyaandi in which she was paired opposite
Commenting on the issue Meghana Raj said, "If a director asks me
to wear a lehenga in such a way that my navel is seen, I wouldn't
mind it. It's a very personal choice. Nazriya is a dear friend. She
comes from a conservative background."
Nazriya was also a hurdle for Naiyaandi's release,
which had kept the movie makers in lurch. The actress, who created
a controversy prior to the release of the movie, was unofficially
banned from Tamil film industry. Her decision to put the movie in
trouble in the last minute was not accepted by Tamil
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People Should Respect Nazriya's Choice
Meghana also opposed the Tamil film makers' decision, who banned
Nazriya from Kollywood movies. She said that we should respect her
Nazriya Is A fabulous Actor
Talking about Nazriya, Meghana Raj said, "You can't ban her
because of this as she is a fabulous actress."
Meghana Raj In Raja Huli
Megha, who is daughter of actor Sundar Raj and Pramila Joshai,
will be making her Sandalwood debut with the Raja Huli.
She is paired opposite Yash in the movie.
Meghana's On-screen Debut
Meghana made her on-screen debut with Telugu flick Bendu
Apparao RMP. She is also seen in many Tamil and Malayalam
Meghana will be seen in Sandalwood's forthcoming movie
Bahuparak. The actress is paired opposite Diamond Star