South Newsmakers Of The Week: Mahesh Babu's Sarkaru Vaari Paata to Samantha Akkineni & Pooja Hegde controversy

Mahesh Babu's upcoming film SSMB 27 is titled Sarkaru Vaari Paata, on the other hand, Pooja Hegde and Samantha Akkineni's controversy took social media by storm.
South Newsmakers Of The Week: Mahesh Babu's Sarkaru Vaari Paata to Samantha Akkineni & Pooja Hegde controversy
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It was another interesting week in the South Indian film industry. The week gone by in the south industry was quite happening as too many things took place. Jyothika starrer Ponmagal Vandhal finally released on May 29 on Amazon Prime India amid lockdown. On the other hand, Samantha Akkineni and Pooja Hegde's controversy took Twitter by storm. Their fans got into a war on social media after Pooja Hegde allegedly shared a meme on Samantha. However, Pooja later said her Instagram account was hacked. Well, here's a look at the top news of the week from the entertainment world. 

Samantha Akkineni and Pooja Hegde's fans get into a Twitter war: Pooja Hegde and Samantha Akkineni's fans recently got into a Twitter war. It all started after Pooja allegedly shared a meme on Samantha that read:  “I don’t find her pretty at all.” After this incident, Pooja took to social media and shared that her Instagram account was hacked. However, Sam's fans demanded an apology from her. Hours later, #WeSupportPooja started trending on Twitter after an alleged 'sarcastic' conversation between Samantha Akkineni, Chinmayi Sripada, director Nandini Reddy surfaced on Twitter. According to screenshots, they were taking a dig at Pooja's social media handle being hacked.

Also Read: Did Samantha Akkineni, Chinmayi Sripada & Nandini take a dig at Pooja Hegde's hacked account in alleged chat? 

SSMB 27 titled Sarkaru Vaari Paata: Mahesh Babu's upcoming film SSMB 27 is titled Sarkaru Vaari Paata. Directed by Parasuram, the film is being produced by Mythri Movie Makers and 14 Reels production in association with GMB Entertainment. Mahesh Babu shared the first look and title of his film on Superstar Krishna's birthday. 

Also Read: Sarkaru Vaari Paata: Fans go gaga over Mahesh Babu's 1 rupee coin tattoo, long hair, pierced ear in first look 

Director AL Vijay and his wife Aishwarya blessed with a baby boy: Kollywood director AL Vijay and his wife Aishwarya welcomed their bundle of joy on Saturday morning at around 11:25 at a Chennai based private hospital. The news was announced by director's elder brother. He wrote on Twitter, "Yes..IAM A PERIYAPPA now..Brother Director VIJAY And AISHWARYA VIJAY blessed with baby boy at 11.25 am..Happppyyyyyyyy...Soooo happpy.. (sic)."  AL Vijay was earlier married to Amala Paul. 

Pooja Kumar reacts to rumours of dating Kamal Haasan: Finally, month after Pooja Kumar has reacted to the rumours around her affair with Kamal Haasan. "I have known Kamal Haasan sir and his family for a long time now. Ever since I started working with him, I have known his family – his brother who is a producer, his daughters- Shruti and Akshara, everyone. That's how I was a part of their family functions as well," DNA quoted Pooja Kumar as saying to a Telugu website. 

Ponmagal Vandhal released on OTT: Jyothika starrer Ponmagal Vandhal finally released on May 29 on Amazon Prime India. Directed by JJ Fredrick, Ponmagal Vandhal is the courtroom drama and sees Jyothika in the role of a lawyer. The film opened to a positive response on social media. Read More: Ponmagal Vandhal Twitter Review: Jyothika starrer gets positive response as it streams on OTT platform