Celebrities have been trying to engage their fans with fresh content during the lockdown. In a situation like this, Gautham Vasudev Menon has come to urge his fans not to watch two of his films. You read that right. Menon released a video wherein he has urged people not to watch Yennai Arindhal and Acham Yenbadhu Madamayada.
He says when filmmakers talk to people, they usually ask people to watch films, but he says he wants to advise people against watching two of his films.
Menon says that the two films might set a bad example to the public. Acham Yenbadhu Madamayada follows the lead actors going on a road trip through the film. He says this is not something people should watch as it might make them feel more isolated as they can not go outside. The film might leave the audience feeling like going on a trip.
Yennai Arindhal is a cop film In the film, Ajith plays a cop who travels across the country with his daughter. The same advice goes for this film as well. Menon urges people not to watch the films as it might ignite a desire to go out.
Instead, Menon has advised people to stay home and stay safe. In the video, he talks about the consequences of breaking the lockdown norms. He says people will face legal action for violating the lockdown. He says this violation is not something you want to live with. He also talks about the daily wage workers suffering from economic hassles. He says we can help them through online communities. He advises people to read books and watch films that are centered around other subjects, subject other than travel.