A prominent filmmaker approached Shalu Shamu to sleep with her to work opposite Arjun Reddy star Vijay Deverakonda
Young south Indian actress Shalu Shamu has been known for her supporting roles in movies like Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam, where she played heroine Sri Divya's friend, and many other movies. She was recently seen onscreen in the Siva Karthikeyan starrer Mr Local in a small role.
Recently, during an interaction with her fans on Instagram, she has claimed to receive such an offer of a film opposite Arjun Reddy star Vijay Deverakonda. However, she made a shocking claim by alleging a leading filmmaker of asking her sexual favour to work in that big project.
This is what happened: A fan asked her about #MeToo experience during the question and answer session, for which she responded, "Even I have come across #metpp but I don't want to complain regarding Tis coz I know to handle myself as a grown up kid:) incase if I complain wat is the use ? Do you think the opponent party goint to accept it wholeheartedly?? Crazy. [sic]"
She further added, "Very Recently I got an approach from a famous Director to sleep with him to get a chance in his new movie with Vijaydevarkonda !!! #STOPWHERETHEYSTART. [sic]"
These allegations made by her have come as a shock to her fans, who are now wondering about the person who asked her to sleep with her in exchange for a role.
Shalu Shamu, who is 25 years old, is a native of Nagercoil. She acted with well-known actors in a short period like Vijay Sethupathi, Sivakarthikeyan, Atharvaa, Ashok Selvan, Vikram Prabhu and Sathish.
Her work in movies like Tamizhuku En Ondrai Azhuthavum, Thiruttu Payale 2 and Rekka.
Last Updated 4:57 PM IST