Saif Ali Khan had landed himself in a controversy right after his film, Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior, released in cinemas. Saif, who played Udaybhan Singh in the film, claimed that many facts were distorted in the film, which was based on the life of Tanaji Malusare, the military leader of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. The actor was trolled online for his statement and the netizens did not even spare his three-year-old son, Taimur Ali Khan.
Sharad Kelkar states that Saif Ali Khan’s comment was blown out of proportion
Now, months after Saif made the remark, his co-star, Sharad Kelkar from Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior has come out in his defense. The actor states that Saif Ali Khan’s comment was blown out of proportion and that he didn’t mean it otherwise. Sharad gives an example of himself being questioned by a journalist about the same in which he reprimanded her for calling Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj as Shivaji which some people might not like at all.
People should not blow things out of proportion as this leads to the stars getting trolled on social media: Sharad Kelkar
Sharad says that people should not blow things out of proportion as this leads to the stars getting trolled on social media. On the work front, the actor has some interesting projects coming up this year. He has revealed in the same interview with TOI about working in a South film soon.