Mansoor Ali Khan Says Backlash Over Rape Scene Remark On Trisha Is A Smear Campaign. Another Man Refusing To Be Held Accountable!Such a stupid reaction!
In the world of showbiz, controversy often takes center stage, and actor Mansoor Ali Khan found himself in the eye of the storm recently. A video clip featuring his distasteful and misogynistic remarks, particularly aimed at Trisha Krishnan, went viral on social media, sparking a flurry of criticism and condemnation from fellow actors and members of the film fraternity.
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Trisha Krishnan and Khushbu, not ones to stay silent in the face of such comments, took to their official social media handles to express their displeasure and call out Mansoor Ali Khan for his unacceptable language. Director Lokesh Kanagaraj and several others quickly followed suit, expressing their disdain for the actor’s remarks. For those unaware, in an interview, Mansoor Ali Khan brazenly discussed his past roles as an antagonist in Tamil films. His shocking comment, “They do not allow us to rape anymore,” sent shockwaves through the industry. He went on to express disappointment about not having intimate scenes with Trisha in a forthcoming film.
Mr Mansoor Ali Khan Reply for Trisha. The way he responds tells it's a normalise speech for this to him.. He never realised it.. Puriavaikurathu Kastam!! pic.twitter.com/yVdkWxI7wb
— VibeHoods (@Actressdom) November 19, 2023
In response to the mounting criticism, Mansoor Ali Khan penned a lengthy note in Tamil, which is now circulating on social media. He claimed that his children brought the controversy to his attention and framed it as an attack on him just before the release of his film and his involvement in upcoming elections.
Ipa Instagram la Mansoor Ali Khan Post Epdi Potu Irukkannu Parunga pic.twitter.com/ZFKbkSQsDi
— it's me Divan (@Divan46723978) November 19, 2023
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Attempting to justify his crass remark, he stated that it was merely a humorous expression of his disappointment about not sharing screen space with Trisha. According to him, the snippet shared online was edited out of context, generating unnecessary controversy. He suggested that Trisha had only seen a small portion of the video, leading to confusion. Despite his attempt at clarification, Mansoor Ali Khan’s statements have only fueled more negativity on social media. Known for his controversial remarks in the past, the actor faces an uphill battle as public sentiment turns against him.
He is mad. Third-rate behavior n fraud #MansoorAliKhan
— NAGARAJAN JANARTHANAM (@NAGARAJANJANAR2) November 19, 2023
This incident serves as a reminder of the power and perils of social media, where snippets can be taken out of context, leading to public uproar. As the controversy continues to unfold, it prompts a broader conversation about accountability, responsibility, and the need for actors to choose their words wisely in an era where every statement can have far-reaching consequences.