After Jr NTR, Telugu actress Samantha Ruth Prabhu is being trolled for her alleged “fake” accent. Samantha, who will next be seen in the Indian spin-off Citadel alongside Varun Dhawan, recently attended the London premiere of the original American TV series. Starring Priyanka Chopra and Richard Madden. At the event, The Family Man 2 actress interacted with the press on the red carpet and talked about playing a pivotal role in the spy thriller. However, what caught the attention of netizens was Samantha’s accent.
A video of Samantha talking to the media about her role in Citadel has surfaced online. But his tone has received mixed reactions on social media. In the video, Samantha can be seen talking to Varun Dhawan about being a part of the Indian version of Citadel. One user tweeted, ‘I like her a lot but the way she is doing fake pronunciation. He should have spoken in an Indian accent.” Another called the video a “cringe”.
I like her a lot but the way she is speaking in a fake accent she should speak in an Indian accent – Shankar Prasad (@Shankar_prasadd) April 22, 2023
Earlier, RRR star Jr NTR was trolled for his “fake accent” at the Golden Globes red carpet. Meanwhile, the shooting of Citadel India is underway. The Indian chapter is an offshoot of the international version starring Priyanka Chopra and Richard Madden. At a press conference at Citadel in India earlier this month, Priyanka was asked if she had any advice for Samantha and Varun.
The actress said, ‘I don’t think I can give him any advice. He is such an accomplished actor in his own way. I cannot say anything. I met Varun recently at the NMACC event and he was telling me how the shoot was going, how excited he was. There are some really cool threads that connect the other installments to ours, which is why we were talking about them.