Telugu actorhas sparked controversy by claiming that he doesn’t take care of AR Rahman’s music or his achievements worldwide.
Speaking to a Telugu information channel, the 61-year-old actor mentioned, “I don’t know who’s Rahman. I don’t care. As soon as in a decade, he provides successful and will get an Oscar award.”
It’s price noting that AR Rahman had composed the music for Nandamuri Balakrishna’s Nippu Ravva (1993).
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Within the interview, Nandamuri Balakrishna went on to say that not simply Oscars, he doesn’t even worth Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award. He believes that the coveted award was unfit of his late father NT Rama Rao. “All these awards are equal to my foot. No award can compensate for the contribution of my household to Telugu cinema. I really feel Bharat Ratna is the same as NTR’s toenail. The awards should really feel unhappy, not my household or my father,” he added.
Through the course of the interview, Balakrishna additionally positioned himself above Hollywood director James Cameron. “I prefer to wrap up my shootings rapidly in contrast to that Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron, who takes years to finish a movie. The best way I work, I do extra hit movies in much less time,” he mentioned.
It isn’t the primary time Nandamuri Balakrishna has courted controversy. He’s infamous for slapping others, together with followers, in public.
Balakrishna is at present taking pictures for his subsequent movie Akhanda, which is written and directed by Boyapati Srinu.