Sandalwood has been hit with a fresh controversy of casting
couch scandal. A sting operation done by a local news channel has
brought to light, the dirty habit of casting couch in the film
industry. Some of the most well known faces have been revealed
through the sting operation.
The prominent names that pop up in the sting operation are
Prakash Rao, Guru Deshpande, Diwakar Babu, Govind
Raju, Ravi Belli Chukki and a few others. Some of these film makers
have been caught in compromising positions with the actress in the
Many actresses in the film industry have repeatedly spoken about
the casting couch issue. Although many film makers have denied any
such thing as casting couch, the sting operation tell a completely
different story. The exploitation of new and aspiring actresses
seem to have come to light.
In the video one can see film maker Om Prakash Rao boasting
about having slept with many actresses in the industry. While this
sting operation has shamed the Kannada film industry, it needs to
be seen what action would KFCC take on these film makers.