Ram Gopal Varma is facing the wrath of fans of megastar Chiranjeevi and his brother Pawan Kalyan. The reason is Vivek Oberoi getting tonsured for the Telugu movie Rakta Charitra.
One of the scenes in the movie shows a man"s head being tonsured by the lead actor Vivek Oberoi, who plays the late controversial political leader Paritala Ravindra.
In real life, Paritala Ravi was rumored to have tonsured Pawan Kalyan"s head. This has angered the fans of the actor. On the other hand, the director argued that the movie does not even show the face of the person being tonsured so the fans should not object. He also questioned the fans on how could they conclude that the person in the movie depicts Pawan Kalyan. when they can"t even see the face of the person.
Varma had even held a meeting with Chiranjeevi in Hyderabad to settle down the issue. He also reportedly offered to delete the tonsured scene from the movie. The movie also stars Surya, Priyamani, veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha, Kota Srinivasa Rao and Radhika Apte in other important roles.
Now, the big question is will Ram Gopal Varma delete the controversial scene from the movie to appease the fans of Chiranjeevi and Pawan Kalyan?