Hegde's Nimbe Huli has often hit the headlines
for wrong reasons. In fact, Bollywood actor Anupam Kher, who was
supposed to make his Sandalwood debut, opted out of the film and
said that the director wishes to rake up only controversies to
publicise the film.
Be it a song from the film irking religious groups or a member
from the cast complaining about the low-cost attires giving them to
sport, Nimbe Huli has garnered attention through
controversies. Now, Hemanth Hegde has continued to create a similar
kind of news by accusing one of the female leads Komal Jha of
The director has claimed that he would be writing a letter to
the Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce. He does not want other
Kannada directors to suffer like him and urges directors not to
cast her, as she has given him tough time. It may be recalled that
the actress had earlier openly complained about giving her
substandard clothes or second-hand dress materials to wear in the
film. Later, Hemanth had denied the news.
Nimbu Huli also features Nivedhitha, Komal Jha and
Madhurima in the female lead roles. Director Hemanth himself is
playing the male lead in the forthcoming Kannada movie. The movie
has Sandeep Kumar's cinematography and Veera Samarth's music.