Thalapathy 68: How Pradeep Ranganathan got into backlash from Vijay fans!... Here's what you need to know

(This article is authored by Alar) 

Pradeep Ranganathan, the young actor-director who made a smashing debut with Comali and Love Today, has landed in trouble for his tweet on Thalapathy 68, the upcoming film of Vijay. The film, which was officially announced recently, will be directed by Venkat Prabhu and produced by AGS Entertainment. Yuvan Shankar Raja will compose the music for the mega project.

Pradeep Ranganathan, who is a self-confessed fan of Vijay, took to Twitter to wish the team of Thalapathy 68. He wrote, “Best wishes @archanakalpathi mam @vp_offl sir @thisisysr sir #Thalapathy68”. However, he did not mention Vijay in his tweet, which irked many fans of the star. They accused him of insulting Vijay and being ungrateful to him.

Pradeep Ranganathan clarified his tweet and said that he was wishing the team for doing a Thalapathy film, which is a pride. He asked the fans not to read between the lines and misunderstand him. He wrote, "Im wishing the team for doing a Thalapathy film . Thats a pride . Pls dont read between the lines".

Pradeep Ranganathan is currently busy with his acting and directing projects. He will be seen in a film produced by Kamal Haasan and directed by Vignesh Shivan. He will also direct and act in a film produced by AGS Entertainment. Meanwhile, Vijay is awaiting the release of Leo, directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj. The film is slated to hit the screens on Ayudha Pooja this year.