Naiyaandi film director A Sargunam has released a detailed statement on actress Nazriya Nazim’s allegations of cheating her using a body double in one of the intimate scenes in the trailer and also for the entire Inikka Inikka song sequence.
In his statement the national award winning director A Sarkunam of Vaagai Sooda Vaa and Kalavani fame has explained the backdrop of the Nazriya allegations against the team
He points out for the song Inikka Inikka, no dupe was used and it was Nazriya who has performed for the entire number.
But the team did feel that while during the editing phase, a requirement of one intimate close-up shot (1: 34s ) in the trailer to create an impact for the trailer. Hence they had requested Nazriya to come down and act for this particular scene. But Nazriya avoided it, saying that she can’t come all the way from Kerala for a single shot and asked to use a body double for that particular scene .
Sarkunam is confused at to what is Nazriya’s real problem now and questions as to whether this is her marketing stunt.
Director Sarkunam is now ready to remove that intimate close-up shot from the trailer if Nazriya feels uncomfortable but asks is Nazriya ready to sit with the media and see the film and assert that she hasn’t acted in the Inikka Inikka number?
We are confused as to whether the happenings are a marketing stunt by the crew to gather attention, for the film releasing this friday, Oct 11 2013