Telugu Actress Sri Reddy goes topless protest in front of the Film Chamber in Film Nagar here. She sat down in front of the Movie Artistes Association office and alleged that local talent and Telugu heroines were not being given chances, while heroines from other languages were being roped in for Telugu movies. She also alleged that MAA membership was not given to her.
Sri Reddy alleged that she was sexually exploited by many producers and directors. She demanded ‘MAA’ membership and chances for Telugu actresses in the movies.
While talking to media, The actress alleged that she had sent nude photos and videos to several people in the film industry who had demanded that so that she could be given a film role.”They see the videos and give no roles. They have even asked for live nude videos from me. That is the extent to which they go to take advantage of women who seek roles,” she said.
Sri Reddy said no roles were given to Telugu girls in the film industry. She alleged that Telugu girls are sexually taken advantage of. “I myself have been sexually exploited,” she said.she said if KCR doesn’t respond, she will do her next demonstration standing naked on the road. Today also she came half-naked. She also added, she will go on hunger strike if her demands are not considered. However, Banjara Hills police took her into custody. No case has been booked so far.
For the past few days, Sri Reddy has been in the eye of a storm after her sensational comments against major Tollywood personalities. She had stated that casting couch exists in the Telugu film industry and that many Telugu girls had been exploited by big names in the industry with false promises of offering them roles in movies.
“If the whole industry can unite to protest against an anchor for calling actresses whore, why don’t they respond when some people have reduced us to call girls,” she added.Sri Reddy had accused filmmaker Sekhar Kammula of involving in casting couch. She also alleged that Indian Idol’s Sreeram Chandra sent her lewd messages on WhatsApp.