Sivakumar is an Indian actor and visual artist who has portrayed a wide range of leading and supporting roles onscreen in Tamil cinema and television. He made his acting debut in 1965. His art works include several portraits of noted celebrities are highly praised across Tamilnadu. His inspirational speeches in public meetings and TV shows also highly recognized among youngsters. The actor is also the father leading actors in Kollywood Suriya and Sivakumar.
Today to our shock a video went viral on Internet in which the ace actor seen behaving very rude towards a youngster who tried to take selfie picture through his phone. The video suggests the actor arriving to a opening ceremony of some shop where a young man takes out his phone and holding it high to take selfie with Sivakumar.
The actor who was seen smiling and wishing everyone in the function suddenly got irritated on seeing the guy and knocked off his cellphone with his bare hands.
The video already went viral on the Internet and the online trollers started making memes out of it. They made a template out of this video literally all of a sudden. Some expressed their hatred on seeing this video as well.
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Several memes and trolls keeps on pouring using this video since this bizarre incident happened. Many abused the actor for insulting a young admirer of him.
Meanwhile the actor himself gave an explanation to his act. According to a recorded Phone call of Puthiya Thalaimurai , Sivakumar says “Selfie is something we should take with our families personally while going for tours to places like Kodaikanal lake, doddabetta etc. I am not eligible comment on anyone’s personal life. In a public event where 200 to 300 people are present, since i got down from the car till entering into the hall, more than 25 guys not even made way for the securities and disturbed everyone in the name of taking selfie. Is it right thing to do?” the actor questioned the press.
Source : Puthiya Thalaimurai
“They might have asked me permission to take a picture, VIP are not meant to act as per the wish of public. I have taken selfie with thousands of people in airports and marriage halls. I am not Gautama Buddha but a normal human being like all of you. I am living a life which I like. I never asked anyone to follow me. Every individual is a hero in their own life. Meanwhile they should think of other people and their feelings as well” the actor said in the phone call.
What do you think on the actor’s explanation ?? Do he deserve this much of hatred among people for his act ??