Mahesh Babu recently made a shocking statement during the trailer launch of the film ‘Major’. When asked about his plans to act in Bollywood films, the actor said that ‘Bollywood cannot afford him’. This statement of the actor started a new debate in the film industry. However, Mahesh Babu later apologized for this statement. But social media is still buzzing with conversations on the same topic. Now, netizens are mercilessly trolling Mahesh Babu for promoting the pan masala brand by taking a dig at his controversial remarks.
Users trolled Mahesh Babu
Last year, Mahesh Babu was a part of a pan masala brand ad with Tiger Shroff. Users have now started trolling Mahesh Babu on that ad. One Twitter user wrote, “Bollywood can’t afford Mahesh Babu, but pan masala can.”
Mahesh Babu’s statement
Sarkaru Vaari Pata actor Mahesh Babu said during the program that “I have received many offers to work in Hindi films. However, I believe they cannot afford me. I have never given up or quit Telugu cinema. Haven’t considered moving to others. I’ve always imagined making films here and watching them grow, and that dream is now becoming a reality. I couldn’t be happier”.
Mahesh Babu’s fans defend Mahesh Babu’s statement
Claiming that he has always given the same reaction, but it is now being exaggerated. One of his fans wrote, “If someone doesn’t want to work in a certain place, why do we assume that person doesn’t respect them?” Another wrote, “Why do we create controversy over every statement of actors.”