Suriya Starrer Jai Bhim in Beijing International Film Festival: South’s superstar Suriya hardly needs any introduction. The charming actor has been working in films for more than two decades. He has always managed to leave a deep impression on film lovers through his acting. This year, just a day before his birthday, he has been awarded the National Award for the film ‘Soorarai Pottru’. The versatile actor is still garnering accolades through his ‘Jai Bhim’. Recently, Suriya starrer has been selected for the Beijing Film Festival 2022, which was screened in the past.
Suriya’s ‘Jai Bheem’ is the heart of foreign audience
After winning the hearts of the Indian audience, ‘Jai Bhim’ has scored beyond limits and is being highly appreciated at the Beijing Film Festival. Significantly, Suriya’s film was selected in several categories for the Oscar preliminary nominations, but it failed to make it to the final list. Directed by TJ Gnanavel, ‘Jai Bheem’ is about a real-life incident faced by Justice Chandru and his fight for justice. After watching the best film, the eyes of the audience became moist.
Suriya and the director of the film remained in controversies through the film
In ‘Jai Bheem’, Surya played the role of Justice Chandru and his character was appreciated in the country and around the world. Lijimol Jose and Manikandan have also played lead roles in the film. It is known that the team and lead star of this film faced many controversies as it talks about a specific community of people. After the release, a case was registered against Suriya and TJ Gyanvel. But the Madras High Court recently dismissed the case as the makers had already improvised the controversial scene. Jai Bhim Direct was released on the OTT platform and the makers brought many dubbed versions to every corner of the country and garnered a lot of accolades.
FIRST PUBLISHED : August 20, 2022, 13:00 IST